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Jirga orders killing of woman for 'honor'
 
 
 
Jirga orders killing of woman for \'honour\'

DAHARKI- A local panchayat- unofficial jury, headed by an influential landlord, ordered killing of a woman in the name of 'honor' today.

The panchayat also ordered to give two minor daughters of a man, charged for having illicit relations with the woman, as vani to the other party. Vani is traditional custom in rural areas of the country wherein girl, from a family of male accused of crimes, are forcibly married to a man of the rival group. The landlord also imprisoned the accused in his private jail. The panchayat also ruled to kill minor girls, 10-year-old Zubaida and seven-over-old Abida, if they were not handed over to the landlord in three days.

 
 
 
 
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