A girl on Friday committed suicide after a video of her being harassed by some youngsters in the Jhang district of the Punjab province went viral on social media.
Detailing the entire episode, the police said that the youngsters could be seen in the video harassing the girl and forcing her to sit on a motorcycle.
One of the youngsters could be seen forcing the veiled girl to sit behind her with another man filming the entire episode.
The video was later shared on social media from where it went viral, forcing the girl to commit suicide, said the police adding that a case has been registered against the youngsters.
They said that a suspect is arrested, however, the family has refused to pursue the case against them. “We have registered a case on the state’s complaint and will proceed against the suspects,” they said.—INP