ISLAMABAD: A 16-year-old deaf and mute woman was allegedly gang-raped by 5 individuals who additionally filmed a video to extort cash from her father in Pakistan’s Punjab province, in accordance with a media report on Thursday.
The video of the differently-abled sufferer, who’s the daughter of a safety guard, went viral on social media platforms, the police mentioned.
The Specific Tribune reported that the 5 suspects sexually assaulted the woman over the previous three months and filmed the crime to blackmail her father into giving them cash.
District Police Officer (DPO) Syed Karar Hussain mentioned that two suspects have been arrested.
In line with Lodhran Station Home Workplace metropolis Raees Ali, the medical report of the sufferer confirmed rape.
A case was registered in opposition to the 5 individuals on the grievance of the sufferer’s father.
The sufferer, who communicates by means of signal language, instructed her dad and mom that there have been 5 unidentified males concerned within the sexual assault, a few of whom raped her repeatedly over the previous three months.
The sufferer’s father claimed that he remained silent out of worry.
Nevertheless, after his daughter was filmed and blackmailed, he approached the police.