KOHAT: Mystery surrounding the murder of Hina Shahnawaz could not be untangled as her cousin said he is not involved in the killing.
Hina, the most educated girl of Kohat village of Astarzai village was killed with six gunshots she received at her heart, according to social media reports.
Police said raids are being launched to capture her cousin, Mehboob Ali; however, his statement reached Astarzai police station in which he disowned the assassination.
According to police, Mehboob wanted to marry Hina and pressured her to quit her NGO job. However, she turned her proposal down as she was supporting her younger sister, sister-in-law and their children.
It should be mentioned here that she had a doctorate degree and has been working with an NGO.
However, according to social media reports, her cousin wanted to take her family estate bequeathed to her by her father. –SAMAA
Story first published: 12th February 2017