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Pregnant Pakistani woman beaten to death with bricks by relatives

Author: Steph Niciu @StephNiciu

Pregnant Pakistani woman beaten to death with bricks by relatives

Farzana Parveen, 25, was beaten to death with bricks by a group of 20 people, including her brother, father and cousin.

Parveen was three months pregnant when she brutally attacked outside a high court in the eastern city of Lahore.

She was killed for ‘honour’ after refusing to marry her cousin as her family had selected, instead choosing to elope with a widower named Mohammad Iqbal.

Read more:  http://edition.cnn.com/2014/05/28/world/asia/pakistan-pregnant-woman-killed/

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