DNA report identifies torture victim Tayyaba’s parents
ISLAMABAD: A DNA report prepared by National Forensic Science Agency (NFSA), Islamabad, on Tuesday identified parents of torture victim child maid Tayyaba, ARY News reported.
Parents of Tayyaba, who was allegedly tortured by a session judge and his wife, have been identified as Muhammed Azam and Nusrat BB and they hail from Jaranwala city.
Tayyaba had identified the same parents on 09 January before a meeting of the medical board. However, the confusion erupted when five couples claimed heirship of the 10-year-old girl.
The pictures of the child went viral on social media with internet users claiming that the maid works at additional session judge Khurram Ali Khan’s house, was severely tortured by the family of the judge.
Tayyaba, after being recovered by the law enforcement agencies, claimed that she fell from stairs but in the statement recorded for the First Information Report (FIR), the girl disclosed that she was tortured by the judge’s family.
The girl, mysteriously went missing for several days ahead of the apex court hearing. She was later recovered from Islamabad.
District Magistrate Islamabad, after the girl’s recovery, wrote a letter to Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) ordering the formation of a new medical board and submit a report. The medical board, in its report, mentioned that there were torture marks on the body of the girl.