Imam of Lahore mosque and madrassa booked for raping children for last 15 years

The Imam (head cleric) of Jamia Mosque Lahore, Pakistan, Qari Tahir Shah, has been sexually abusing children for the last 15 years, reports Pakistani news site

“A video clip has been circulating on social media where the cleric can be seen forcing a child.

In a video statement, a boy who was abused by the Imam said that he was 12 years old since the religious scholar had been sexually abusing him. He added the culprit threatened him with dire consequences if he told anyone.

The victim further said that Qari Tahir Shah sexually abused other children in the past as well.

An FIR has been filed against the Imam Masjid and his brother in the local police station.”

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