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Submission + - Pakistani model Qandeel Baloch killed by brother after friends' taunts (

An anonymous reader writes: The mother of a Pakistani big name killed in a supposed "honor" murdering said her child choked his sister in the wake of being insulted by his companions over her conduct.

The passing prior this month of the model and artist Qandeel Baloch, who shot to popularity for her provocative selfies and recordings in the moderate Muslim nation, shone a focus on such killings and re-touched off calls for administrative activity to check the wrongdoing.

Addressing AFP from her home in the town of Shah Sadar Din, Baloch's mom Anwar Wai sobbed as she reviewed the stunning passing on account of sibling Muhammad Wasim.

"He executed my girl subsequent to being provoked by his companions. They would incense him and let him know she is bringing you shame," she said, encompassed by her better half and in addition a grown-up child and little girl.

The despicable murdering of Qandeel Baloch

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