Transgender shot dead in Pakistan's Mianwali

In another incident of lawlessness in Pakistan, unidentified persons shot dead a transgender person in Mianwali on Wednesday, informed police.

ANI | Islamabad | Updated: 28-10-2020 21:23 IST | Created: 28-10-2020 21:23 IST
Transgender shot dead in Pakistan's Mianwali
Representative Image. Image Credit: ANI

In another incident of lawlessness in Pakistan, unidentified persons shot dead a transgender person in Mianwali on Wednesday, informed police. The transgender was identified as Arsalan, who was killed when a few men barged into his residence and opened fire on him, reported Geo News.

After killing the victim, the suspects fled from the area. According to Geo News, the body of the victim has been shifted to the District Headquarters (DHQ) hospital in Mianwali for postmortem.

The police have initiated a probe into the matter and are currently trying to identify the culprits using CCTV footage. (ANI)

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