Karachi: a total of 1643 cases of different types of violent acts, from honour killing to custody of children and maintenance, were filed by women from across the.
Nearly 1,100 women were killed in pakistan last year by relatives who believed they had dishonoured their families, a new report says. Honour killings in pakistan are known locally as karo-kari (urdu: کاروکاری ) an honour killing is the homicide of a member of a family or social group. More than a dozen people have been arrested after a pakistani teen girl was injected with sedatives, choked, tied to a van and then burned, police say.
Since pakistan beefed up sentences for people who commit honour killings, nearly 40 murders have been recorded among the killers is hayat khan, 20, who slaughtered. Legislation on honour killings will introduce strict punishment for convicts making it tougher than ordinary murders.
Police said a 25-year-old woman was stoned to death in a so-called honor killing outside a court in lahore, pakistan, because she married the man she loved—an.
Qandeel baloch found dead in family home after being asphyxiated by her unrepentant brother.
Under a new law in pakistan, perpetrators of so-called honor killings can no longer walk free even if pardoned by the victim's family. Disowning a successful activist filmmaker will not solve pakistan's honour killing epidemic. Pakistan makes 'honour killings' punishable by mandatory prison time the new law will deter honour killings in the future because perpetrators will not be able.