Punjab

Kohat medical student shot dead after rejecting marriage proposal

A man shot dead a medical college student in cold blood after she rejected his marriage proposal, Kohat police said on Sunday.
Aasma Rani, a third-year MBBS student at Abbottabad Medical college, was in her hometown Kohat on vacation when Mujahidullah Afridi opened fire on her, SHO KDA Police Station Gul Jan said.
He shot her thrice on Saturday after she stepped out of a rickshaw with her sister-in-law.
The girl succumbed to her wounds on Sunday evening after she was rushed to the hospital soon after the incident happened.
According to the deceased’s family, Mujahidullah wanted to marry Aasma and had issued threats in the past too. Police registered a case against the accused and launched investigations.