Pakistan Police has rescued a young girl who was sold for marriage by her parents, to a man in his 50s. The report was made by Farhan Khan, Sindi Police personnel who confirmed that the girl is now free and safe in a shelter home.
The girl, Maluka was sold for Rs 250k, 1,300,995 NGN, to a man above 50, thanks to the police, the marriage ceremony was cancelled.
Read as tweeted by Farhan,
“Thank you Sindhi Police for rescuing Maluka. She was allegedly sold in marriage by her parents for Rs 250k to a man in his 50s. The marriage ceremony was stopped by Police & the beast was arrested. Maluka is now in a shelter home.”
I don’t understand the motive behind to pushing an underage girl to early marriage.