Man kills sister at Multan court for marrying of her own choice

Published: August 8, 2017
PHOTO: Express/File

PHOTO: Express/File

A woman was killed by her brother at the Multan High Court on Tuesday for marrying a man of her choice.

Kulsoom had come to the Multan High Court for a hearing with her spouse when her brother, Zulqarnain, opened fire at her in the court’s premises. She died on spot whereas three others, including her husband, Rafaqat Ali, and lawyer, were also injured in the firing.

Young couple killed in apparent honour killing

They were immediately shifted to the Nishtar Hospital where doctors said her husband’s condition was serious.

Police arrested the killer and registered a case against him under sections for murder and attempt to murder.

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  • Faisal
    Aug 8, 2017 - 5:03PM

    How do people become so stupid? Is he not aware that Islam clearly states that a woman cannot be forced into marriage? This is what happens when you don’t dump anti-Islamic “cultural luggage” from your life. 70 years is enough time for our society to stamp out all residual traces of an evil exploitative culture from a foreign land which especially targets women.
    Hope they execute this guy. Recommend

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