LAHORE: Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested two extra suspects in reference to Lahore qingqi rickshaw harassment case.
A video exhibiting a person harassing a girl in a qingqi rickshaw at Lahore’s Round Street on Independence Day went viral on social media and sparked outrage from completely different sections of society.
CIA Ghaziabad has arrested two extra suspects within the case from Nankana Sahib, stated Lahore police. 4 suspects in complete have to this point been arrested on costs of harassing the girl.
The police officers stated that movies obtained from each suspects have been despatched for a forensic evaluation.
Man who filmed rickshaw harassment video arrested
Earlier on August 23, Punjab police had arrested the person who filmed the viral video of a girl getting sexually harassed inside a Qingqi rickshaw on Independence Day.
Taking to Twitter, Particular Assistant to the Prime Minister on Political Communication, Dr Shahbaz Gill had confirmed that the police have arrested the person who had recorded the video and he was being interrogated.
Man jumps onto rickshaw to harass lady
Two girls, with a baby seated between them in the back of a Qingqi rickshaw at Lahore’s Round Street, may very well be seen within the video clip. The ladies have been seen to be visibly disturbed on the sight of a few motorcyclists hounding the rickshaw, catcalling, and leering at them.
Because the video exhibits, one man jumped onto the rickshaw, out of nowhere, and forcibly kissed the girl. Startled, she and the girl beside her screamed, however nobody intervened.
One of many girls took her slipper off and threatened to hit a motorcyclist with it. The girl who was harassed, at one level, was extraordinarily upset and tried to go away the rickshaw in despair however was stopped from doing so by her companion.
Police register case
After the video went viral on social media, a case was registered on the Lari Adda police station on the station home officer’s (SHO) criticism, after police have been proven a video of the incident.
The FIR estimates 10-12 “morally unrestrained” males on board bikes to have harassed two girls sitting on board a Qingqi rickshaw, with a baby seated in between them.
The case has been registered below Sections 354 (assault or felony pressure to lady with intent to outrage her modesty), 511 (punishment for making an attempt to commit offences punishable with imprisonment for all times or for a shorter time period), 294 (obscene acts and songs), 509 (ii) (phrase, gesture or act supposed to insult the modesty of a girl), 147 (punishment for rioting), and 149 (each member of illegal meeting responsible of an offence dedicated in prosecution of widespread object) of the Pakistan Penal Code.
Feminine Tiktoker harassment case
In the meantime, the identification parade of 104 suspects arrested within the Higher Iqbal Park harassment case will happen on August 28.
A Lahore courtroom has ordered the district superintendent to finish preparations for the identification parade.
TikTok star Ayesha Akram will determine the suspects in Camp Jail on August 28.