Two nicked as girl rescued after seven years



Staff Reporter

The police on Sunday secured the release of an abducted girl, said to be the daughter of a labourer who was kidnapped some seven years ago. Two kidnappers were also arrested during the operation.

According to details, seven-year-old Ume Kulsoom, daughter of a labourer Younas was abducted from Muqam Hayat area of Sargodha on May 20, 2014.

The kidnapped girl was earlier taken to bricks kiln in Khushab and then to Chakwal where she served as forced labour and subjected to sexually abuse by abductor and his accomplices.

Later, accused entered into fake ‘nikah’ with Kulsoom and she gave birth to a child at age of 13 years.

The police using the latest technology traced the girl and rescued here besides arresting two culprits Ahmad Ali and Shoaib.

The rescued girl was handed over to her family who lauded police for its action and demanded strict action against the detainees. The police have registered a case against the nabbed abductors and started investigation.

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