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Man arrested under parents` protection law

TAXILA: The first case under the Parents Protection Ordinance 2021 has been registered in the Fatehjang town of Attock on Thursday against a son for beating and misbehaving with his elderly parents.

My son was misbehaving with me and his mother and he beat us black and blue, the victim Ghulam Mohammad told police who arrested the son. Under the ordinance, evicting parents will be a punishable offence.

Those found guilty may face a prison term up to one year or fine, or both. Sub Divisional Police Officer Raja Fayyazul Haq told journalists that upon the complaint of the victim police arrested the suspects. Correspondent