2 women killed over Karo-Kari in Larkana
LARKANA: Two women were killed on suspicion of being Kari near Chak on Wednesday. The incidents took place in the limits of Chak police station in villages Akil and Toor Bhayo. Two groups of Mahar community were at loggerheads, which resulted in the death of Chanaisar Mahar, who had killed his 15-year-old niece Nazish, daughter of Ghulam Muhammad alias Ghulamo Mahar, and his another niece 16-years-old Fatima, daughter of Ali Murad Mahar.
Both of the girls were alleged to have developed illicit relations with Sodho, son of Allah Bakhsh Mahar, and Abdul Hameed, son of Allah Ditto Mahar, while Zakia, daughter of Allah Ditto, had been facilitating the Karos and the Karis. On Wednesday Zakia and Fatima were shot dead and their bodies taken away from the place of incident. A woman, Nazish, daughter of Ghulam Muhammad Mahar, was abducted by armed men who also wanted to attack Sodho and Hameed. They started firing but the villagers came out after hearing the gunshots. They gave an oath on the Holy Quran, at which the armed men returned.