KARACHI: A man sexually assaulting his teenage daughter is awarded 12 year sentence in a district and session court on Monday.
The incident took place three years ago when Saeed Ahmed Khan tried to rape his 17-year-old daughter in his house in Gulistan-s-Jauhar. The victim, accompanied by her mother, had reported the incident in May 2012 when they approached the police to inform them about the profane thing they faced.
The girl told the police that her father had been sexually exploiting her for years and has been continued making them report it. She said that her four years ago her father made served a tranquilised tea to her and raped her afterwards for the first time.
Since that day, she was subjected to sexual abuse as her father used to force her into it whenever she is alone at home, as stated the victim.
The East district’s additional district and sessions judge, Inam Ali Kalhoro, issued the verdict after assessing the evidence and testimonies of seven witnesses, including the girl’s mother. A medical report also confirmed that the victim was sexually abused by the convict.
The accused was on bail and following the issuance of decision of his imprisonment, was arrested and has been remanded back to prison custody to serve out the punishment.
The case was also filed following the Section 376, punishment for rape, of the Pakistan Penal Code at the Gulistan-e-Jauhar police station.