On January 23, 2010, a 15 year old Meghwar girl, Daya from village
Aaklee in Tharparkar, was abducted from her home, and forcefully
converted in a madarassa in Samaro, Umerkot.
The abductor, Mumtaz, and his father, Talib, have been threatening to kidnap more Meghwar women from Aaaklee if anyone seeks the help of authorities.
Seventy one (71) Meghwar families, fearing for the safety of their women and
unable to file an FIR with the police, left their ancestral village on
March 1, 2010 and have set up make shift shelters near Mithi in