Twenty five year old Stella James was burnt by her Muslim colleague who threw acid on her back. Stella is a Christian by faith was working as clinical assistant in a private Clinic at Dunyapur for the past four years. Ijaz, one of her Muslim colleagues threw acid on her due to professional jealously. A case was registered against the accused on the complaint of Stella’s mother under the offence 336-B (throwing acid/hurt by corrosive substance) of the Pakistan Penal Code. The opponent started to threaten her to stay away from further legal proceedings and pressurized the survivor Stella and her family for compromise. On June 14, 2017 CLAAS National Director visited the distress family. Further CLAAS supported her financially for her medical treatment and also provided legal assistance to Stella.
- Conference on Forced Marriage hosted by European Union
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