ATTOCK/TOBA TEK SINGH-A schoolgirl was allegedly raped in the limits of Attock Basal Police while a Christian teenager was sexually assaulted after kidnapping in the suburbs of Gojra, district Toba on Wednesday.

According to the Basal Police, Zainab Bibi, mother of the affected girl informed the police that the accused Zaafran had tried to develop illicit relations with her which she refused. She claimed that Zaafran on her refusal had threatened her of dire consequences. She in her written complaint alleged that Zaafran, last day took her daughter Hamza Bibi away at gunpoint to a deserted place where he raped her.

She said that she informed her husband Younis about the incident but her husband said that the culprit had threatened him of dire consequences and it would be better to hush up the issue. She alleged that Zaafran had taped her other daughter Naz. She further said that her husband is trying to settle the issue with the accused. On the complaint of the Zainab, police have sent the victim to hospital for medical examination and are trying to arrest the culprit.

In Toba Tek Singh, a 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped after kidnapping here in a Gojra village the other night.

According to Nawan Lahore Police, Allah Ditta Maseeh complained that his daughter Maria Maseeh was alone in her house. In the meanwhile, accused Muhammad Israr entered the house and kidnapped the girl at gunpoint. He took her away to his outhouse where he raped the girl with help of his accomplice Shan Salim. The Nawan Lahore Police have arrested the accused and registered a case against him.

Minor girls foil rape attempt

SARGODHA-Two minor girl students foiled a rape attempt by a shopkeeper by raising alarms here on Wednesday. People nabbed the accused and handed over to police. According to police, six-year-old Iqra and four-year-old Khadija stopped at a local grocery shop to buy some sweets on the way back home from school at Ehsan Colony of 49-Tail, in the jurisdiction of Cantt Police. As the minor students entered the premises, shopkeeper identified as Qamar Abbas took them to the backside of the shop where he started touching them with bad intentions. Upon which the minors started raising alarms which alerted passersby and locals who rushed to the scene and captured the accused. Later people handed over him to police. Parents of girls have also submitted application for registration of case. Station House Officer (SHO) Fazal Qadir said that investigation has been launched and stern action would be taken against the accused.