Press Release- May 24,2018

According to reports, a woman named Nazia, who had lost her husband, was forced to marry her husband's brother, 80 years old. She denied marrying him. The man brutally murdered her and escaped to areas under Talibans’ control in Badghis province.

Also, an 11-year-old girl, who was suffering mental disorder in Enjeel district of Herat province was group raped. With the help of MoWA, she is currently under extreme health care in Indira Gandhi Children's Hospital.

MoWA leadership condemns this inhumane and non-Islamic action with the strongest terms and demands the justice and judicial institutions to interfere and seriously investigate these issues and punish the criminals.

Ministry of Women’s Affairs