The Christian girl was working in a medicine factory given that her school was closed down due to COVID-19 restrictions.
This abduction is the third mass kidnapping experienced in recent months in northwest Nigeria.
A Christian teen who was kidnapped in late September has returned to her family.
Maria's family could do nothing when their daughter was forced to confess in court that she had converted to the Muslim faith.
Coptic Christians are being under continuous pressure in this majority Muslim country.
“With this ruling, no Christian girl in Pakistan is safe,” a family friend and advocate was quoted as saying.