SUKKUR, May 11: Karo Kari is term used in rural areas of Sindh province when men kill women by their own hands if they marry without consent of the family. From centuries it remained as custom in Sindhi Society when a girl found in love with any oth
In this new millennium, they Sindhi people follow the same tradition and kill their wives, daughters and sisters. Police does also not report such incidents and cases of murders are not registered against these inhuman killings in Pakistan.
In Sukkur district of Sindh province, Nasrullah Misrani, the son of a dacoit, Dosu Misrani, gunned down his wife, Amina, his seven-year old son, Saleem, and his wife's alleged paramour, Ghulam Hyder Misrani Jatoi , on the pretext of Karo-kari in the vicinity of the Shah Belo forest on Sunday morning.
The relevant police stations have not registered any case of murder. In another incident, a man, Ali Gohar, was gunned down, his father injured and his sister, Zohra, kidnapped over a matrimonial dispute in the Garhi Chand village, Jacobabad district, on Sunday.
Ali Gohar was not ready to have his sister married off to one of their rivals. So the latter raided their village and opened indiscriminate fire as a result of which Ali was killed on the spot and his father, Ali Hassan, was injured. The attackers then fled taking 17-year-old Zohra with them.