A brother killed sister. A young woman was shot dead by her brother on the pretext of honour at an apartment on Clifton’s Marine Drive on Saturday. Dharti News asked the police and it shows that the suspect, Hasnain Qamar, had shot his sister, 19-year-old Noorul Huda, in the head.
The gunshot drew the attention of area residents as the brother killed sister, who called the police. The Madadgar 15 police arrested Qamar on their arrival and confiscated the gun from his possession.
The deceased was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, where she was pronounced dead on arrival.
Where Brother Killed Sister
Boat Basic SHO Pir Shabbir told that the body was handed over to the family after the completion of medico-legal formalities, adding that Qamar, a government employee, had given contradictory statements to the police about Huda’s murder.
Boat Basin SIO Haq Nawaz said that Qamar told the police Huda was friends with a man in their neighbourhood, and he had engaged in arguments with her on the matter several time.
The suspect claimed he was enraged upon seeing Huda with her friend on Saturday and shot her in anger, Nawaz said, adding that the police was investigating the case from every angle. The incident of the brother killed sister is not be done.
The official added that during initial investigation, Qamar revealed that he was a sub-inspector in the Land Department of District Municipal Corporation South. He said the weapon he used belonged to his late father, who used to work as a director in the same department.
Qamar claimed his sister used to talk to a man in the neighbourhood and he had “stopped her time and again”.
He said when his younger brother told him today (Saturday) about their sister’s “constant interactions [with the boy], he took out his gun and shot her in the head”. As the brother killed sister, she died on the spot, he said.