She said strict orders must be given to local chiefs to ensure parents taking their daughters through FGM are dealt with accordingly. “Matiang’i should ask police officers to ensure parents forcing their daughters to undergo FGM are arrested.
"The practice is illegal and punishable by law and therefore, we must not allow it to take place in deep villages,” she noted. She said security officers and local chiefs must not condone the illegal practice to take place in their various areas of jurisdiction.
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