On Thursday a girl was harassed and became victim of attempted rape in the school area, located near Benazir Chowk at Ibrahim Hyderi Karachi. Later the girl informed about the attempted rape incident to her parents. On Friday the minor’s parents and residents of that area protested against the school as they got the information.
Raged in anger the horde surrounded the school, locked the school staff in their staff room and raised slogans in apposition of the school administration. Moreover, they captivated the school guard and beat him.
To overcome the situation police force and rangers were called at the site. An official told that they have arrested the culprit who was beaten by the crowd earlier.
Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah ordered a quick inquiry of the incident and asked for urgent report.
Recently, Zainab of Kasur, another minor who was only 7 years old kidnapped, raped and murdered, could not get the justice yet. Her culprit is still free. In Pakistan, there are many such cases which are not even reported to the police since they are helpless before this lawless society.
According to a media report every fifth child becomes victim of sexual abuse in Pakistan. And mostly rapist are known person to the victim like any relative, teacher or even neighbor. Therefore every child is need to be educate now regarding sexual harassment.