Another case of torture on child maid surfaces


LAHORE, Aug 5 (TNS): Another case of torture on child maid surfaced in Green Town area here on Saturday.

As per details, a woman and her husband allegedly subjected to torture a 10-year old child, who was working as a maid at their home in Green Town area of the provincial metropolis, on the charges of theft.

The victim belonged to Pakpattan and was working at the house as child maid. The victim, Aalia, alleged that the couple used to torture her and locked her in a room whenever they went out of the home.

She said that the couple subjected her to inhuman torture accusing her of stealing some articles from the house. She added that the couple did not even allow her to meet her father.

Area people recovered the victim from the house and handed her over to police.

It is to be mentioned here that incident of torture on house maids are surfacing frequently in recent days and in some cases minor children have been subjected to inhuman and brutal torture.