A man has been arrested in Lahore for harassing a girl. The man also asked the girl for her phone number.
The man in Iqbal Town, Lahore had constantly been harassing the girl for days. According to a well-reputed media outlet, the man had been bothering the girl for her contact number. People who were present at the time of the incident took a few pictures of the suspect’s motorcycle.
The victim later posted pictures of the motorcycle on social media. Police tracked down the vehicle by its number plate which was noticeable in the clicks and arrested the suspect.
According to police, the harasser’s name is Naveed Asif. An FIR has also been registered against him.
Earlier, the law ministry had proposed making ‘stalking women,’ a criminal offense. Under the proposed section, a man who constantly stalks and tries to contact a woman despite clear disinterest would be guilty of the offense. The person will be punished with 3 months in jail and a penalty of Rs100,000.
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