KARACHI: The 17-year-old rape sufferer from Gulshan-e-Hadeed space of the town on Thursday appeared earlier than the court docket and revealed some new particulars associated to the case, including that she earlier didn’t present extra info as a result of psychological stress and trauma.
As reported by Geo.television, the sufferer, in her newly-recorded assertion earlier than the court docket, the sufferer mentioned that just a few months in the past, she went for an outing together with her buddy, including that the buddy had additionally invited three or 4 boys to affix them.
A couple of days later, one of many boys […] began calling her and threatening her to leak her photos and movies,” said the victim.
In the statement, the victim said that on February 9, the main suspect allegedly invited the victim to his place and promised to marry her. She said that he had raped her several times and also refused to marry her while also threatening to destroy her family if she spoke against him.
Moreover, the 17-year-old said that the suspect’s accomplices had been “blackmailing” her as well.
A case in this regard has been registered at the Steel Town Police Station.
According to the first information report (FIR) initially filed by the victim’s father with Malir Police, the victim had left her house to go to college on February 9, 2021. But when she did not return home by 1pm, her family got worried and started searching for her.
A day later, the victim’s father received a call from a Defence Housing Authority (DHA) police station, informing him that his daughter had been found in DHA.
Police had added that the girl was immediately rushed to the hospital where she later narrated the incident, saying that “three males kidnapped her and later gang-raped her”.
Police arrest main suspect, three accomplices
Malir Police told Geo News that the main suspect, along with three of his accomplices, had been arrested in connection with the incident shortly after the incident and an investigation was underway.
Police added that the arrested suspects were interrogated, adding that a medico-legal examination of the suspects was also carried out.