Pakistan

CHARSADDA – A grade 12 student at a college in Khyber Charsadda shot dead his principal after accusing him of blasphemy on Monday, police said.

The area police said Faheem fired six bullets at Islamia College Shabqadar principal Sareer which proved fatal, according to local media reports.

Police said the principal had snubbed Faheem for participating in the Faizabad sit-in and ruled him absent for three days.

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The accused, who says he has no remorse, is in custody while an investigation is in process.