Cynthia D Ritchie, an American blogger based mostly in Pakistan, has alleged that she was “raped” in 2011 by the country’s then-“Inside Minister Rehman Malik” and accused previous PM Yousaf Raza Gillani of bodily manhandling her.
In a video clip broadcast dwell on Facebook, she also alleged that two senior PPP leaders including previous Primary Minister Yousuf Raza Gillani “bodily manhandled” her when “he was remaining at the President’s Property”.
‘Ready to face any accuser’
Cynthia is in the social media workforce of Key Minister Imran Khan. Levelling serious allegations she posted a sequence of tweets, supplying out further more aspects. “Occurred at IM’s property in min enclave 2011 around the OBL incident. I imagined it a conference about my visa but I was offered flowers/ a drugged consume. I kept quiet – who in PPP gov’t would assist me against PPP IM? A short while ago they attacked spouse and children I have had it. All set to facial area any accuser,” she explained in a tweet.
1/ My tale is deeply emotional. Even my spouse and children has not regarded until now. I have tried to be beneficial & endorse the softer facet of Pakistan but have also expert the extremely bad. I want to notify my truth of the matter 1 time so that gals, transgenders, locals can realize they are not alone.
— Cynthia D. Ritchie (@CynthiaDRitchie) June 6, 2020
Further more, she claimed of acquiring informed about the exact same to somebody in the US Embassy, but because of to “fluid scenario”, she mentioned the reaction was “significantly less than sufficient”. “And, of course, I did notify somebody at the UsEmb in 2011, but thanks to ‘fluid’ situation and ‘complex’ relations between US and Pakistan, reaction was significantly less than ample. I’ve been engaged to a great person who I met in Pakistan. He encouraged me to talk out, so we can move on as a pair,” she said.
PPP was in electricity in Pakistan in 2011. Just before likely dwell on Fb, Cynthia in a tweet claimed that in excess of the yrs, she has been raped and assaulted by adult males in the best ranks of PPP.
“#ZardarisFilthyPPP retains threatening me. Why? Due to the fact they know that over the several years I have been raped/assaulted by gentlemen in the highest ranks of PPP. They really don’t want the world to know. I have resolved to go stay on Fb in close to 30 minutes & continue to notify my tale,” she stated in the tweet. In accordance to a Geo news report, former Premier Gillani although responding to the allegations, questioned: “Can a prime minister ever commit these an act at the Aiwan-e-Sadr? What was the lady levelling these types of accusations carrying out at the Aiwan-e-Sadr?”
Rahman Malik has served as Federal Minister of Inside, Pakistan. He has been a member of the Nuclear Command Authority Pakistan and Protection Coordination Committee.