ISLAMABAD (JAN 8, 2017): 10-year-old maid Tayyaba Bibi has been traced out by the intelligence agencies today. Police has recovered her from a house located in the suburbs of the Capital.
It is pertinent to mention here that Police and the intelligence agencies were on their toes because Chief Justice of the country had taken suo moto notice of the tragedy and had ordered recovery of the child.
The ten-year-old Tayyaba was allegedly beaten by wife of a lower-court judge. She had purportedly also burnt the child’s hands on the burner because she could not find a missing broom.
The girl has been working as a maid since she was only eight. In Pakistan while super-corrupt politicians, bureaucrats and landlords usurp the public money to build empires in and out of the country, innumerable Tayyabas are forced to work in harsh conditions.
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10-year-old maid Tayyaba Bibi – allegedly tortured by a sitting judge – to be re-examined by PIMS medical board
ISLAMABAD (5 Jan., 2017): A District Magistrate here has written to the Executive Director of PIMS to form a medical board in order to establish what caused the wounds on the 10-year-old victim Tayyaba Bibi who has allegedly been tortured by a sitting judge of a lower court and his family.
News that parents of the child had patched-up with the alleged tormentor had caused an exceptionally hostile reaction from the civil society.
Earlier the concerned SSP maintained that the cause of wounds on the rear side of the victim needed to be ascertained in order to conclude the investigation.
It is pertinent to mention here that Tayyaba was earlier examined on 29 Dec (2016) at PIMS.
Sources privy to NewsPaksitan.TV have informed that the requested board has been constituted. It comprises of Dr. Asma (Psychologist), Dr. Hameed-ud-din (Plastic Surgeon), Dr. S.H. Waqar (General Surgeon) and Dr. Tariq Iqbal (Burns Surgeon). The board will be furnishing their report with 2days following examination.
CJP says parents can’t deny kids’ basic rights: Child maid torture case
ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar has said that even parents dont have a right to deny fundamental rights to their children. He was commenting on the recent torture case of a 10-year-old maid Tayyaba Bibi (or Amna?)
According to details CJP, who is heading a two-member bench hearing the case has questioned how parents patched-up with with the torturers of their child.
Moreover, since a couple has also claimed to be parents of the child, a DNA test has also been ordered to ascertain who the real parents are. Meanwhile, the other couple who had been reckoned so far the parents disappeared from the scene.
The claimants say the real name of the child is Amna and not Tayyabi. Union Council does not have any record of her birth.
Rao Anwar Case: ATC sends former SSP on judicial remand till 2nd of May!
KARACHI: Former SSP Rao Anwar, allegedly involved in extra-judicial killings – including of Naqeebullah Mehsud – has been sent to jail on judicial remand till 2nd day of May.
Rao Anwar, who was brought to ATC in an APC, appeared quite composed despite facing noose if proven guilty. IO of the case had requested the court to send Anwar on judicial remand facilitating him to prepare and submit final challan of the case.
He maintained that the challan was to be registered as per the new JIT recommendation that has been formed to investigate the case.
While Rao and another accused Shakeel had been sent to jail till 2nd of April, the judicial remand of other suspects was extended until an unfixed date.
Rao Anwar, eleven of his incarcerated and fourteen bolted subordinates are accused of kidnapping Naqeebullah Mehsud for ransom, murdering him and other three detainees in an orchestrated ‘encounter’. The staged killing was termed as an encounter against ‘militants’ by policemen.
The gang has also been booked in a case for planting hand-grenades and pistols on the four victims after murdering them. Citing the planted arms and explosives a fabricated case was also registered by Rao Anwar & gang against the deceased.
ACE nabs assistant commissioner of Darya Khan for embezzling millions!
SARGODHA: Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) Sargodha region has informed about the arrested of Assistant Commission (AC) Darya Khan for embezzling Rs 14.01 million.
ACE authorities said that Facto Group had purchased property of Adam Sugar Mills in 2015. The Facto Group in collusion with the existing AC Darya Khan and the then Sub Registrar Sajid Safdar had embezzled Rs 14.01 million by transfering fee after showing low value of the property, thus causing a loss to national exchequer.
ACE Director Asim Raza had constituted a 4-member investigation team to probe into the matter.
N. Waziristan: Third phase to repatriate IDPs commences!
ISLAMABAD: Third phase to repatriate Internally Displaced People (IDPs) of North Waziristan agency from Afghanistan has commenced.
FATA Disaster Management Authority (FDMA) official said that all arrangements were made to bring back IDPs through Ghulam Khan area into Pakistan and they are making efforts to repatriate all IDPs in third phase.
The Official said eight families returned to Pakistan on Wednesday adding that only five families had reached North Waziristan from Khost through Ghulam Khan crossing point.
He said that arrangements were made for the return of fifty to sixty families on daily basis. The Official said that it was final phase of repatriation and IDPs of North Waziristan should reach to Gulan Khan camp, Khost.
All benefits of IDPs will be given to those, who will arrive Pakistan through Ghulam Khan. The officials admitted that IDPs had showed concerns about their vehicles in Afghanistan but only IDPs would be sent back home on priority basis while matter of vehicles would be resolved latter on.