Peshawar: Girl shot dead by fiancé
PESHAWAR: A teenaged girl was allegedly killed by her fiancé as he was opposed to her getting education here at Pishtakhara area on Friday.
The suspect, Kamal Khan, a resident of Achini area, allegedly fired at the girl, when she was going to school in the morning. Complainant in the case is father of the deceased girl, who told the police that his daughter was a 10th grade student at a local school in Sufaid Dehri situated in the jurisdiction of Pishtakhara police station.
The complainant stated his daughter was engaged to Kamal Khan, who was against her getting education.
The complainant alleged her daughter was shot dead while on way to school. An official at the concerned police station told Dawn they had registered FIR under section 302 of Pakistan Penal Code and were searching for the accused who had escaped after the occurrence.