14 Mar 2014
Last updated during 18:15
Amina Bibi complained that military had not scrupulously investigated her claims
A Pakistani teen has died a day after environment herself on glow when military forsaken charges opposite those indicted of attempting to rape her.
Officials pronounced 18-year-old Amina Bibi self-immolated outward a military hire in a district of Muzaffargarh.
She had indicted officers of unwell to examine scrupulously claims that she was intimately assaulted by several group on a approach to college in January.
Correspondents contend rape cases are frequency prosecuted in Pakistan.
Women who criticism are mostly stigmatised, though it is singular for purported passionate abuse victims to take such unfortunate measures, says a BBC’s World Service’s South Asia editor Anbarasan Ethirajan.
The occurrence in a has caused snub in Pakistan, quite on amicable media, a compare adds.
‘Lost all hope’
Ms Bibi had complained that she was pounded by several men. The categorical think was primarily arrested, and liberated on bail, officials say. The other group allegedly concerned were never identified.
But military forsaken charges opposite a categorical indicted on Thursday, observant there was not adequate evidence.
When she listened this, Ms Bibi went to a military hire in a Muzaffargarh district in southern Punjab to board a protest.
Later she doused her garments in petrol and set herself on glow outward a military station.
“She was already vexed after going by a trauma, though after a recover of a accused, she mislaid all wish of removing probity and set herself on fire,” her hermit Ghulam Shabir told Reuters.
He pronounced his sister had been kidnapped in Jan and a enemy had attempted to rape her.
Pakistan’s eccentric Human Rights Commission has cursed a incident.
In a statement a organization pronounced it hoped a supervision would “immediately launch unsentimental measures to safeguard that no other rape plant has to set herself fervent to get noticed”.
The Chief Justice of Pakistan, Tassaduq Hussain Jillani, has taken adult a case, and has summoned a internal military chief, according to reports.
The Chief Minister of Punjab, Shahbaz Sharif, has systematic an inquiry.
Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-26585131