Pregnant Pakistani singer Samina Samoon shot dead
Islamabad: In a shocking incident, a pregnant Pakistani singer was shot dead in Larkana district after she reportedly refused to oblige a man's request to stand up while singing at a ceremony.
Twenty four-year-old Samina Samoon, also known as Samina Sindhu, was allegedly shot dead on Tuesday by Tarique Ahmed Jatoi while she was serenading the gathering.
The slain singer's husband told the media that she was six months pregnant.
Samina was immediately taken to the nearby hospital where she was declared dead.
Jatoi, who was allegedly intoxicated, had badgered the victim to comply before he shot her dead.
The police have arrested the accused and further investigations are on.