Sialkot:On Easter Day,Saira,a Christian girl, was raped by one Muslim man Mohammad Fakhar Alam alias Phool in village Mahly Ki Tehsil Daska District Sialkot.The little girl was not hospitalized three days and remained in bleeding.Two Muslim Landlords Mr. Ahmad Yar Nagra and Mr.Zulifqar Nagra made pressurized her family not to file complaint against the rapist.
On 22 April the FIR NO.152/2014 under sections 201,376 PPC was registered against the rapist and two other persons,who halted the victim Christian family to reach the Daska police and created hurdles in the registration of this case, on the direction of DPO Sialkot.The rapist arrested and one other co-accused got pre-arrest bail while other co-accused of FIR was declared innocent by the police investigation.DSP told that the victim's medical examination had already confirmed rape with her.He added that the accused rapist Fakhar has confessed his sin.
The girl is hospitalised still in a "critical condition" in Alama Iqbal Civil Hospital,Sialkot.Advocate Sardar Mushtaq Gill,a Human Rights Defender and Chief of LEAD demand justice for the victim family.
Mr.Gill was informed by Advocate Ch.Tariq Seraj and Mr.Gill immediately contacted with the girl's mother,and Nasreen Bibi,and made them assured that LEAD would stand with them and fight for justice.
Mr.Gill, a Human Rights Defender who involved in the protection of religious minority rights, strongly condemns the sexual assault on a minor girl of only seven years old.This is not the first time that such an incident of rape case has taken place in the country.
In December , 2012 A 6 years old Hindu girl Wijenti Meghwar, student of class 1 who was raped in Ghulam Nabi Shah town while playing in street.
Last year 2013 January in Kasur District ,a Christian girl named, Fouzia Bibi, aged 15 years, was raped by two landlord and in July 2013 a Christian minor girl student of Class 7th in Village Doctor Wala, Vehari was also raped by one Muslim boy under the supervision of two armed men.
In Pakistan minorities are living under constant fear of religious persecution.We suppose there are many more cases which go unreported.