Another Okara model Sidra killed by brother for honor
OKARA: Another 22-year-old model Sidra was shot dead in the name of honor by her brother in a village in Okara district.
Police officials said that the model Sidra was modeling in Faisalabad. The victim had come to her parents’ house to spend Eid holiday.
The victim’s brother Hamza used to forbid Sidra from modeling. There was a heated argument between the two siblings on which the accused Hamza shot dead Sidra.
The case was registered at City Renala Khurd police station on the complaint of the victim’s mother. Police arrested the accused and recovered the murder weapon.
According to details, a preliminary investigation has been completed into the case of a model who was killed by her brother in Okara. In which it is stated that 22-year-old model Sidra was living in Faisalabad for education and was doing modeling secretly from her family.
The arrested accused is under investigation, the accused has also confessed to the crime. Police said that the accused will be produced in court for remand after receiving the post-mortem report.
DPO Faisal Gulzar said that the investigation would be conducted on a fair basis and the requirements of justice would be met.
Notably, in a similar case in July 2016, model Qandeel Baloch was also murdered the same way by her brother in the name of honor.
She was a prominent social media celebrity but was brutally killed.