Pedophile remanded into police custody


A pedophile accused of raping over 30 children was remanded into police custody for five days after a case against him of kidnapping and raping a 13-year-old boy was registered in Rawalpindi.

According to details the accused, Sohail Ayaz is a convicted child molester who was deported from the UK in 2009 after he was found guilty of kidnapping and raping children.

Ayaz was also found to have circulated videos of the despicable acts he subjected his victims to on the dark web.

UK police had also discovered that Ayaz was involved in a Romanian child pornography ring before coming to the UK where he volunteered to work at “Save the Children” foundation.

He was arrested on Tuesday after a woman filed a case against him for kidnapping her 13-year-old son, drugging him and then raping him for four days. According to the first information report [FIR] Ayaz threatened to release videos of the crime if the child told anyone about the incident.

Rawat police have been instructed to present the suspect in court again on November 18.

Rai Mazhar, a senior police official told a local news channel that Ayaz worked as a chartered accountant and was earning a salary of Rs300,000.