Pakistan: Father of Christian rape victim threatened with blasphemy frame-up

LAHORE: A Christian man has accused the police of mishandling the rape case of his underage daughter and of protecting the suspects besides complaining that he was being threatened that he would be implicated in a blasphemy case if he does not stop pursuing the case.

Talking to Daily Times, Sarfraz Andrew, a resident of Christian Town, Sheikhupra, said that his daughter, Maria, was going to school on April 24 when unknown people kidnapped her. He said that the 14-year-old was recovered from Multan three days after.

He said that his daughter testified in a court that two local residents named Safdar and Mehboob had raped her. He said that the medical examination also established that she had been raped during three days of her captivity.