Maternal aunt becomes pregnant after marrying nephew in Jhelum

Jhelum: In what appeared to be a rare case linked to incest in Pakistan, a nephew and his maternal aunt got married after fleeing home in Jhelum district of Punjab.

The couple has been arrested and booked in a case for establishing illegal relations after they were arrested on a session judge order.

According to a report published in a widely circulated Urdu language newspaper on Saturday, Abdul Razaq reached police station to lodge an FIR for alleged kidnapping of his 20 year old daughter Zinda Gul.

He accused son-in-law and his grandson of kidnapping his daughter on February 13. Razzaq moved a session court after, seeing police apathy into the case.

The district and session judge ordered the police to recover the girl and arrest the alleged kidnappers.

Acting upon a tip off police arrested the couple and presented them before the court who had gotten married. They were sent to jail after medical check-up suggested that the girl had become pregnant with his nephew’s baby.

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  • http://twitter.com/FullMEquality Keith Pullman

    An adult should be free to share love, sex, residence, and marriage with any consenting adults.

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      Keith, this is incest.. to marry one’s Aunt! Would you want to have a child with your mother?

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