A woman, Misbah Ather, was shot dead in Karachi’s Gulshan-e-Iqbal on Thursday for resisting a robbery bid.
Two men on a motorcycle attempted to rob her. After she showed resistance, one of the suspects opened fire at her and she died on the spot.
Misbah, a 4th-year student of Bachelor of Eastern Medicine and Surgery, was shot in the head, according to the police.
The woman’s father was dropping her to Hamdard University in his car when armed robbers approached them, the deceased’s family told the police.
The medical student was a resident of Gulshan-e-Iqbal.