Teenage Pakistani Christian maid killed over household chores
A Pakistani Christian teenage maid has been murdered for not cleaning the house properly. Kainat, 17, was killed in Kamonki, Gujranwala. She was from a poor family and had been working as domestic servant in the home of Muhammad Asif.
Kainat’s father Salamat Masih told police that on May 6 he and a relative went to the house of Asif Gujjar in Wapda Town Gujranwala to meet his daughter.
He said that at around 2pm they arrived at the house and on entry saw Muhammad Asif Muhammad Kashif, Muhammad Tariq Pasran, Muhammad Ismael and Muhammad Asif’s wife and another lady torturing his daughter.
He told the police that Asif Gujjar and his wife were holding Kainat’s legs while Muhammad Kashif and Muhammad Tariq Pasran had grabbed her arms.
They had tied a rope around her neck and were trying to strangle her. Salamat Masih begged them not to kill his daughter but they did not listen and killed her in front of his eyes.
According to the Salamat Masih his daughter’s only crime was not cleaning the house properly.