RAWALPINDI  - A woman was shot dead by her ex-husband here on Saturday.

One 32-year-old Imtiaz Bibi was killed by her former husband Muhammad Yousuf after she got Khula (divorce) from the court. They were married 14 years ago but due to continuous domestic issues and quarrels they separated more than a year ago. The woman had approached the local court to get Khula (divorce). Daughter of the woman has appealed the government to take action against the killer immediately. Yousuf confessed killing the woman during interrogation after police arrested him.

The woman was laid to rest amid tears and sobs.