'Karo-kari' takes girl's life -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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‘Karo-kari’ takes girl’s life

SUKKUR, Sept 27: A teenaged girl was put to death by her uncle over the pretext of karo-kari in Mubarakpur village near Pano Akil, early on Saturday.

According to reports, accused Mohammad Hassan Mahar suspected his 19-year-old niecce of illicit relations with a man because of which he shot her dead and fled. Area police on information shifted the body to taluka hospital, Pano Akil for post-mortem and later and handed it over to relatives.
Source: Dawn
Date:9/28/2008