SHEIKHUPURA: A college girl allegedly raped by five policemen last week made an attempt on Monday to end her life, sources said.
All the five suspects – members of the Mohafiz Force – are at large.
Daughter of a factory worker, the girl was taken to the DHQ hospital after the family members foiled her bid to hang herself with a ceiling fan in her home at Ghang village.
According to reports, the suspected Mohafiz Force men were on patrol on Railway Road on Friday evening when they stopped the 16-year-old girl who was returning home from tuition along with her cousin.
The policemen allegedly threatened the girl`s male cousin with dire consequences, making him to leave the place.
The policemen allegedly took the girl to a house on Mandiala Road and raped her.
She was then left at a desolate place, unconscious. Passersby spotted her and brought her to her house.
On Saturday, a large number of people held a demonstration in front of the district police offices, demanding immediate arrest of the five policemen.