• Friday, December 09, 2022


Husband of Samia Shahid calls for justice

Samia Shahid

By: Eastern Eye Staff

Mukhtar Kazam, the husband of Samia Shahid, has called for justice at an emotional press conference.A post mortem into his wife Samia Shahid’s death, said the 28-year-old had marks on her neck, and suggested she had been strangled.Kazam has branded her death an “honour killing”, a near daily occurrence in Pakistan in which a relative is murdered by another for bringing the family “dishonour”. The practice was dragged into the international spotlight earlier this month with the killing of Qandeel Baloch, a polarising Pakistani social media star. Her brother has confessed to the murder, saying his sister’s behaviour had been…

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