JUI leader Maulana Salahuddin Ayubi under fire for marrying 14-year-old Chitrali girl
Police have been investigating the matter at the request of an NGO working for women's welfare in Chitral.
The JUI Leader and Member National Assembly, Maulana Salahuddin Ayubi, has married a 14-year-old Chitrali girl.
According to details, Police have been investigating the matter at the request of an NGO working for women’s welfare in Chitral.
Police told the source that the Nikah was solemnized out of Chitral, and the matter has been under investigation.
Confirming the application against the JUI-Leader, the additional SHO Rehmat Ali, said, “We have started an investigation into this case.”
Sources have revealed that the minor girl belongs to the Daroosh area of Chitral, and her family is currently out of the district.
The Tahafuz-e-Haqooq-e-Chitral Chairman, Pir Mukhtar Nabi, stated that they have been consulting with lawyers on this matter. They also announced to file a writ petition before the court of competent jurisdiction against the MNA.
Moreover, the Police have been requested to take action against all those responsible under the Prevention of Child Marriage Act.
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