Islamabad: Pakistan actress and singer Reshma was shot dead allegedly by her husband in Nowshera Kalan area. This is another incident of violence against female
artists in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Based on a report by Geo tv, Reshma used to live with her brother at Hakimabad area. She was the suspect’s fourth wife. According to the police, the suspect entered the house and started firing at his wife over a domestic quarrel. Soon after the incident, the husband fled.
The investigation into the matter has been initiated after the police registered the case.
This is the 15th such incident of violence against female artists in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa this year. In a similar incident, stage actress Sunbul was shot dead on February 3, after she repeatedly refused to accompany the accused to a private party.
Known for her popular Pashto songs, Reshma had also acted in the famous Pakistani
drama ‘Zhobal Goluna’.