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Man arrested for killing pregnant singer in Pak: Police

Press Trust of India  |  Karachi 

police has arrested a man who shot dead a pregnant at a village in southern province after she failed to stand up while singing, according to a

The man, identified as Tariq Jatoi, had ordered to stand up while singing but when she could not get up due to her pregnancy he shot her dead, said Abdullah Sheikh, the of Police (DIG).

She was rushed to a nearby hospital but she succumbed to her injuries.

The weapon used to murder the was recovered, Geo TV quoted the DIG as saying.

An FIR has been filed and a medical test of the accused ordered.

The police said the singer's husband filed a double murder report because of the unborn child.

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First Published: Thu, April 12 2018. 19:50 IST