KHAIRPUR: A 13 years old girl Rimsha Wassan was shot dead by a nephew of former PPP minister Manzoor Wassan at her hometown, Sindhpost reported.
As per details, Rimsha Wassan supposedly was killed by Zulfiqar Wassan, who is relative of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Manzoor Wassan.
According to the news circulating on social media, Rimsha from Khairpur was kidnapped by Zulfiqar Wassan. He kept the girl at his place and allegedly raped her.
Though, according to the deceased mother, Wassan family was afraid that Rimsha might continue with her case in court, which may damage the image of the influential family.
In a circulating video on social media, Rimsha’s mother told that she tried to stop them and showed them the Holy Book (Quran), but they didn’t listen and kidnapped her daughter from her home.
Feeling threatened by Rimsha’s possible legal action against her, she was killed in broad daylight with nine bullets piercing through the innocents vulnerable delicate body.
SSP Umar Tufail has labeled the murder as the case of honor killing without any prior investigation.
It has also been learnt that the alleged is also nominated in already 20 other cases.
After the post got viral on social media; the people on social media start demanding justice for the grieving family.
Khairpur witnesses another case of 'honour' killing as 13-year-old Rimsha Wassan was murdered by accused Zulfiqar Wassan who is said to have strong backing of powerful political elites. But let we all collectively & vehemently raise voice for #JusticeForRimshaWassan pic.twitter.com/adXPFLuT9r
— Kapil Dev (@KDSindhi) February 3, 2019
13 yr old Ramsha was brutally murdered by Zulfkar Wasan ,nephew of Manzoor Wasan.FIR registered but culprit is free, becuase he belong to influetenal Wassan family, he is nominated in 20 murder cases, yet free,we demands #JusticeForRimshaWassan @BBhuttoZardari @BakhtawarBZ pic.twitter.com/6AotraNSVk
— Dr.Arfana Mallah (@Arfanamallah) February 2, 2019
A 13yr old girl Rimsha was killed in the village of PPP leader Manzoor Wassan. The accused in the case is one Zulfiqar Wassan. Sindh Police has finally decided to take action only after a strong social media movement by citizens and activists demanding #JusticeForRimshaWassan pic.twitter.com/ZVRF6LRZGn
— M. Jibran Nasir (@MJibranNasir) February 2, 2019