- Web Desk
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Mother detained for assaulting 4 year old daughter
- Web Desk
- Aug 25, 2023
OKARA: Local law enforcement apprehended a mother on charges of subjecting her four-year-old daughter to a distressing episode of violence and abuse.
The incident, captured in a viral video clip, has stirred outrage across social media platforms.
The video footage depicts a woman violently assaulting her young daughter, sending shockwaves throughout the community. The swift dissemination of the video prompted a rapid response from the authorities, leading to the immediate arrest of the mother involved.
The child has since been placed under protective custody.
Authorities have initiated legal proceedings under the provisions of child abuse laws, underscoring the gravity of the situation. The saddening incident has triggered discussions about the importance of stringent measures to safeguard the well-being of minors.
The grievous incident was reported to the police by the grandmother of the victim, Asia Bibi, leading to the registration of a case at the Saddar police station. Asia Bibi’s formal complaint outlines the distressing abuse her four-year-old granddaughter, Areeba Ilyas, allegedly endured at the hands of her own mother.
The case has ignited concerns regarding the safety and security of the young victim. Asia Bibi, the plaintiff and grandmother, has expressed fear for her granddaughter’s well-being, citing alleged threats made by the accused mother, Muqaddas Bibi.
As investigations unfold, Muqaddas Bibi remains in police custody, awaiting due legal process. The incident serves as a stark reminder of the crucial role that child protection laws play in preserving the rights and safety of minors within society.