Karachi: Woman shot dead over property dispute

KARACHI (Dunya News) – A woman named Aqeela was shot dead in Karachi’s Lines Area on Sunday over a property dispute. Locals blocked the road after considering the move to be a failed attempt to kidnap her child however the initial investigation of the incident by the police brought the actual facts to light, reported Dunya News.

Locals considered Aqeela’s murder an unsuccessful attempt by armed motorcyclists to abduct her child and blocked the road after burning tires while protesting against the incident.

However, things took a dramatic turn when Amman, Aqeela’s husband, said in his statement which he recorded to the police that his wife was killed over a property dispute as her brothers, Zeeshan and Adnan, shot her dead after snatching four hundred thousand rupees from her.

Police have registered the case and have initiated the search for the culprits.