Naukot women were not raped: medical report

MIRPURKHAS: The forensic report to verify sexual assault allegations in the Naukot kidnapping and rape case confirmed on Thursday that the two girls were not raped, ARY News reported.

The initial medical report was prepared by Naukot Rural Health Officer Dr. Zainab Ul Nisa and presented to investigators.

The medical report also found “no visible marks of physical abuse” on the Naukat women.

A local court yesterday granted one-day pre-trial detention to nine suspects in a case involving the abduction and rape of two young women in Naukot, Sindh.

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Police brought the suspects before a civilian judge and requested their referral for investigation. The female victims also appeared in court tomorrow to record their statement.

Two key suspects, Ali Nawaz and Nazar Hayat, remain at large. Police said raids were underway in Mirpurkhas, Umerkot and Tharparkar for the arrest of the suspects.

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Head of Sindh High Court (SHC) Judge Ahmed Ali Sheikh also learned about the Naukot incident and requested a detailed report from the Deputy Inspector General (DIG) and the Chief Superintendent of Police (SSP) of Mirpurkhas in this regard.

Two young women were kidnapped, raped and paraded in Naukot. Police say the incident took place last Saturday when around 20 suspects broke into a house in Naukot neighborhood of Mirpurkhas and abducted two girls, one of whom was married, under threat of a weapon.