Notable feminine personalities took to their social media handles to precise their disappointment and anger over the tragic ‘Minar-e-Pakistan’ incident the place a woman was harassed by a mob of 400 males.
A viral video reveals a girl being sexually assaulted by a big group of males at Minar-e-Pakistan in Lahore on 14 August, Pakistan’s independence day. The incident has been confirmed after a First Info Report (FIR) was registered.
Aseefa Bhutto Zardari wrote: “All these attempting to justify, defend or downplay the horrific incident at #MinareEPakistan will probably be blocked. No time for paid trolls attempting to challenge a picture of security when ladies are being raped from motorways to historic sights to graveyards.”
Federal Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari has mentioned that the Ministry of Human Rights is in contact with Punjab authorities to make sure strict motion.
MoHR is in contact with Punjab authorities to make sure strict motion ag perpetrators of the condemnable assault on a girl in Higher Iqbal Park Lahore. Arrests made, FIRs completed. MoHR following up. However we have to strive & change such violent behavioral patterns in our ppl. #lahoreincident
— Shireen Mazari (@ShireenMazari1) August 18, 2021