Now this is just heartbreaking…
Quarrel Baloch whose social media posts angered conservative Pakistan, was killed on Saturday by her brother, Muhammad Waseem. He admitted to killing her for the family’s honour after he was arrested late on Saturday. He explained that he gave her (Baloch) a tablet, which subdued her and he then strangled her in their family home.
Muhammad Waseem told journalists in a press conference arranged by the police that ” I don’t regret it “
Multan city police chief, Azhar Akram told AFP:
The police arrested Muhammad Waseem, brother of Qandeel Baloch, for killing his sister late on Saturday,Waseem confessed to his crime, saying he killed his sister for honour after her recent objectionable videos, mostly posted on Facebook.
Muslim Pakistan were shocked by the killing and it triggered an outpour of grief on social media for Baloch, whose real name was Fauzia Azeem.
Till her death, Baloch, 26, spoke about the typical orthodox mindset of people in pakistan. She received death threats but she continued to post provocative pictures and videos.
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