Human beings became much more inhumane as time passes by. As if hearing about manslaughter, honor-killings, and rape wasn’t enough, society and patriarchal views in Pakistan tend to require a turn for the worst. The pressure of unwritten laws and unnecessary consequences make the lives of girls much more difficult in Pakistan; especially the agricultural areas which are governed by landlords and waderas.
A man sells wife for Rs. 300,000/-
Similarly, an embarrassing incident happened in Gujranwala Punjab. A young bride was being sold off by her very own husband. Not only is that the idea of things bizarre and hurtful. But it also brings into mind the horror and distressing aspects of how greed can make one forget all types of humanity.
The accused man, Usman was lured by money, with a gift of Rs. 300,000/- reciprocally of his wife to which he agreed. Luckily, though the girl managed to somehow shake the vicious clutches of her assailants and return home after three weeks.
The investigations are within the pipeline. However, Gujranwala dictatorship that Usman deliberately took his wife to Lahore under the pretext of visiting. However, on arrival, he simply handed his bride over to the buyers.
The poor girl remained under the monstrous and harsh clutches of her buyers. Thankfully, Allah is all Merciful, she found a chance and fled from the homes back to Gujranwala. Upon reaching her home, she managed to inform the police that her husband sold her for Rs. 300,000/-.
In addition thereto , the Police DSP is saying that the case are going to be registered mail checkup of the girl and on the victim’s request herself. Surely, the police promises to try to to all they will to bring the accused man, Usman to justice.
The thought of browsing such trauma and heartbreak is both terrifying and heartbreaking. Luckily this victim was lucky enough to ascertain the dawn of day another time . It saddens us to ascertain how anyone could trample and lose their life over money. It also makes us realize that why such incidences of bride selling became so common. And most significantly when will they end?
Have we been bereft of all humanity, that life in its very own fragment means nothing to us? Or are we so bereft of humanity that we don’t care the brutalities others face, we aren’t associated with them?
All in all, we hope and pray that this poor, naive victim gets the justice that she truly deserves which , the alleged accused person is also punished for his wrongdoing, in order that no other man opts for an equivalent wrongdoing.