You Christian activist Chaudhary Amon Emmanuel led a protest against heinous sexual assault on a 14-year-old, Christian girl in Farooqabad. Chaudhary Amon who heads an advocacy group Christian was at the forefront along with several other irate Christians who strongly condemned the incident demanding for stern punishment for the rapist and his accomplices. This protest was held outside the Lahore Press Club.
The Christian Youth in Power team was joined by several Christians who were carrying placards and chanting slogans against the rapist and accomplices. The angered Christians demanded that the Christians girls must be protected so that such incidents do not ensue. Chaudhary Amon poured condemnation on the rapist saying he and his accomplices are “filthy minded and deep pocketed rogues of that village.”
Christian were carrying placards, which read, “Christians are not safe in Pakistan.” Another one read, “We are also Pakistanis, we have equal rights as others – Rapists deserve death sentences.” Others read, “ The Christian victims should get justice.”
At this occasion he voiced his sympathies and heartfelt condolences with the family of the victim. He said that he will stand by them and support them until they get justice. On July 7, a 14-year-old Christian girl namely Soniya was sexually assaulted by Muslim men. Purportedly, Iqrar Hussain the main culprit and his accomplices had gang raped the Christian girl was left in critical condition after the assault.
Soon after the incident was reported, Federal Minister for Kamran Michael called on the victimized family and directed the district administration to take stern action against the culprit and his accomplices. Iqrar Ahmad was apprehended after, Federal Minister directed the D.P.O to hook him.