Pakistan is arresting 10 Chinese for trafficking in women

LAHORE: At Least 10 Chinese Citizens, Including A Woman, Have Been Arrested In Pakistan For Allegedly Luring Young Pakistani Girls Into Fake Marriages And Then Forcing Them To Prostitute Them In China, The Country's Best Probe Office Said.

The Federal Investigation Office (FIA) Arrested Eight Chinese Citizens, Including One Woman, On Monday And Last Week Two Chinese Citizens Were Arrested When A Wedding Was Performed In Fasialabad, About 150 Km From Lahore .

On Monday, We Have Arrested Seven Chinese Men And A Chinese Woman For All Their Involvement In Trafficking Or For The Purpose Of Prostitution, FIA Punjab Director Told PTI.

The FIA ​​swung Into Action Following Reports Of Chinese Nationals Involved In Organ Trade And Forced Prostitution Or Pakistani Girls, Mostly From The Minority Christian Community, After Marrying Them And Taking Them Back To China

Rustam Said That Their Leader, Identified As ' Candice ', Was Among Those Arrested. He Has Been Living Near The Lahore Airport For The Last One Year.

The Girls Moved To The Rented Houses Acquired By The Chinese In Lahore Where They Were Taught Chinese Language Before They Left For China After Completion Of Their Marriage Related Documents, He Said, Adding The Girls Were Forced Into Prostitution In China.

We Are Collecting The Data Of The Girls Trafficked To China During The Last Couple Of Years. Their Number May Run To Hundreds, He Said, Adding That We Are Interrogating The Arrested Chinese Nationals And Hopefully All Those Involved In The Crime.

The Government Recently Ordered The FIA ​​to Take Action Against The Gangs Involved In Smuggling Or Pakistani Girls To China On The Fun Or Contracting Marriage.

According To The Local Media Reports, Poor Christians Girls Are Lured With Money And Promises Of A ' Good Life ' By The Illegal Matchmaking Centers To Marry Chinese People Who Are Either Visiting Or Working In Pakistan.

These Centers Produce Fake Documents Or Chinese Men Showing Them Either As Christians Or Muslims. Most Of The Girls Reportedly Became Victims Of And Forced Into Prostitution, The Report Said.