TDoR 2022 / 2022 / January / 26 / Name Unknown

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26 Jan 2022
Bannu, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Pakistan)

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The victim was shot during a fight between two groups at a wedding function where she was dancing.

BANNU: A transgender person was killed in a gun battle between two groups at a wedding function in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s (KP) Bannu on Wednesday.

According to local police, the incident occurred in the city’s Garera Shah Jahan area. A brawl erupted between two groups at a music function with both sides opening fire at each other.

Consequently, a transgender person who was invited for dance performance sustained a gunshot wound and died on the spot.

When a police team reached the scene, some armed men also opened fire at the personnel. However, they escaped unhurt. The police said an investigation has been launched into the incident.

Report added: 26 Jan 2022. Last updated: 8 Nov 2022

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