MIRAMSHAH: The police on Monday arrested a resident for recording an ‘objectionable’ video, which led to the honour killing of two teenage women.
District police officer Shafiullah Gandapur advised reporters that Umer Ayaz had gone into hiding after the video went viral on social media and was held throughout a particular police operation.
The ladies, aged 16 and 18, have been killed in Garyam space right here on Might 14, whereas the our bodies have been secretly shifted to their native space in South Waziristan tribal district for burial.
The Razmak police registered an FIR subsequent day towards the suspected killer and a cousin of the deceased, Mahmood Aslam, and Umer Ayaz.
The DPO mentioned the police had taken 4 family of the ladies into custody and have been interrogating them.
A police official advised Daybreak that one other lady seen within the video was the spouse of the suspected killer and that she was ‘spared’ by the killer as she wasn’t seen do something objectionable within the video.
He mentioned the suspected killer lived in Karachi and had come to the world to kill the ladies and Umer Ayaz.
The official mentioned the police have been interrogating Umer Ayaz to study concerning the occasions, which led to the focused killings, particularly about whose cell phone was used to file the ‘objectionable’ video and the way it leaked earlier than going viral on the social media.
Concerning the postmortem of the ladies, he mentioned because the our bodies have been shifted to South Waziristan tribal district in a secret method and have been buried there, postmortem wasn’t carried out.
The official mentioned Umer Ayaz had filmed the video on the cell phone of certainly one of his buddies and returned it after deleting the video from it.
He added that the suspect’s that good friend managed to recuperate the video from the cellphone’s reminiscence earlier than the video did rounds on social media.
The killings of ladies have triggered a public outcry on social media with completely different people and organisations demanding the early arrest and punishment of the culprits.
Revealed in Daybreak, Might 19th, 2020