Nowshera: Girl killed ‘for honour’
NOWSHERA: A girl was killed in an alleged honour–related incident at Chowki Mamraz locality here on Wednesday. A resident said the girl Afshan Khan (16) was killed by her relatives to save their honour. However, mother of Afshan told police at Rashid Hussain Shaheed Memorial Hospital, Pabbi, that her daughter was busy in cooking at the kitchen of her house when a stray bullet hit her and she died on the spot.
In another incident, a five-year-old child was sexually molested by a 30–year old man here at Nizampur area. Police said the child was left unconscious in the field.
Later the relatives rushed him to DHQ Hospital, Nowshera, where he was admitted in serious condition.
Father of child, Jawad, while talking to media persons appealed to government to take stern action against the accused.