Man forcibly marries girl after her father fails to pay debt

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Our Correspondent

Khairpur

In a shocking incident, a man forcibly married a 12-year-old girl in Khairpur as her father failed to pay the debt in time, police said on Friday.

As per details, the incident took place in the Ahmedpur area of Sindh’s Khairpur district, where a man failed to pay the Rs.20,000 loan he borrowed.

Due to non-payment, the principal amount soared to Rs150,000 and the accused stormed the house of the man, forcibly kidnapped his daughter at gunpoint and later married her.

The affected 12-year-old said she was made hostage in a room and was raped for eight days and added that somehow she managed to reach back to her family.

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