Bad blood: Man kills sister

The spokesman said the girl was unhappy with the engagement and had asked her parents to break it


Our Correspondent April 09, 2016

FAISALABAD: A man shot and killed his sister after she turned down a marriage proposal on Saturday.

A Tarkhani police spokesman told newsmen that parents of the 22-year-old woman had arranged her marriage with a resident of Chak 52-GB. The wedding was scheduled for Sunday. The spokesman said the girl was unhappy with the engagement and had asked her parents to break it.


The spokesman said angered by this, her brother had shot her, killing her on the spot.

Published in The Express Tribune, April 10th, 2016.

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