ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan has stated the federal government would arrange a database to register and monitor the intercourse offenders, and introduce laws inside few days for stringent punishment to the rapists and baby abusers.
Addressing the Wednesday’s Joint Session of the Parliament after passage of requisite payments to take away Pakistan from the gray checklist of Monetary Motion Activity Pressure (FATF), the PM stated because the coronary heart wrenching motorway rape incident, the federal government was critically considering to convey a few laws for strict punishment for intercourse offenders to handle the agonies of the rape victims and their households.
The intercourse offenders, he stated, destroyed the lives of victims and likewise making their households endure the trauma.
“I was specially thinking what would have happened to the children (of Motorway rape victim). We all know how much trauma they go through,” the prime minister instructed the ruling and coalition members because the opposition benches already walked out led by Shehbaz Sharif.
Explaining the three-tier technique adopted by the federal government to curb the rape incidents, the prime minister stated as had been skilled worldwide, the intercourse offenders often dedicated the crime repeatedly. Even Abid, the primary accused of Motorway incident, was already concerned in rape and several other different unreported offences however was by no means given exemplary punishment.
On account of sure causes, solely a small variety of rape and baby abuse instances had been reported, he instructed the Home.
Imran Khan stated the federal government was drafting a invoice to make a deterrent and curb the recurrence of such offences that might be launched inside few days.
Furthermore, he stated, even when the yet-at-large predominant accused was arrested, his conviction can be a troublesome process however the authorities was striving exhausting to realize it by guaranteeing the witness safety.