Pashto singer Resham Khan shot dead in Nowshera

Prominent Pashto singer and stage performing artist Resham Khan was shot dead purportedly by her husband in the area of Nowshera Kalan police headquarters on Wednesday.

Police said that Resham’s brother Obaidullah, an inhabitant of Charsadda and directly living in Hakimabad, named his brother by marriage Fayda Khan in the primary data report about murder of his sister. They said that Resham wedded Fayda Khan, who was working abroad, multi year back.

Obaidullah said that the suspect had returned to country recently and persuaded his better half to visit his ailing father. He said that he went to Resham’s residence when she didn’t return after some time and discovered her killed.

Police has started investigation into the case after registering a case.