Son of business tycoon arrested for murder of ex-Pakistani diplomat's daughter in Islamabad

11:25 PM | 20 Jul, 2021
Son of business tycoon arrested for murder of ex-Pakistani diplomat's daughter in Islamabad
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ISLAMABAD – Police have arrested the son of a well-known businessman for allegedly killing the daughter of former Pakistan’s ambassador to South Korea Shaukat Mukadam in the F-7/4 sector of the federal capital.

In a tweet, the capital police said that investigation into the matter has been initiated, adding that the suspect has been arrested.

The accused has been identified as a businessman named Zahir Jaffar, who reportedly had shot the girl before beheading her with a sharp sickle.

The girl named Noor Mukadam was reportedly at the house of Jaffar since yesterday.

More to follow…