Underage bride claims she was abducted with help of female SHO: report


UMERKOT: Civil Judge Amir Rajput recorded Amisha Khaskheli’s statement on Thursday, who is allegedly under 18 and was forcibly married by her parents and female police personnel, according to a local media outlet.

The judge recorded Khaskheli’s statement under Section 164 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC).

The alleged victim stated that she was abducted by Saifullah Palli, Faizullah Palli and a local women police station’s SHO [Station House Officer] Khush Bakht.

Khaskheli was given in her parent’s custody.

She stated that she was abducted by Faizullah Palli and Saifullah Palli with the help of SHO Khush Bakht of the local women police station. The judge handed over the girl to her parents.

Singh Inspector General of Police (IGP) AD Khowaja took notice of the matter and constituted a police committee to probe the matter.