Published on 30 Aug 2012 | over 5 years ago
Pashto Singer Ghazala Javed's husband arrested for her murder Malik Jahangir Khan 2012 PESHAWAR: Famous Pashto singer Ghazala Javed's ex-husband Jahangir Khan has been caught from Hindko Damaan who was named as her killer, Geo News reported.
Ghazala Javed and her Father were killed in Shab Dhagri Garden Peshawar on June 18 in a firing incident.
Jahangir Khan and his two companions have been pointed as accused in FIR.
SP City Asif Iqbal told Geo news that Jahangir Khan has been arrested and police are trying to catch his companions and they will be taken into custody soon.
The main suspect behind Pashto singer Ghazala Javed and her father's murder was arrested in a raid in Hindku Daman village on Wednesday afternoon.
Jehangir, who was the ex-husband of Javed, was arrested in an operation led by City DSP Haji Imtiaz and SHA Shah Qabool. "When she applied for a divorce she got it," Jehangir said, adding "Ending her relationship with me was her right." He said he would face trial and prove his innocence in court.
The singer and her father were killed in Shah Qabool area on June 18 by unidentified assailants. The two were leaving a beauty parlour and were on their way to a musical event when they were shot
Ghazala Javed murder: Former husband arrested from Peshawar 2013 Ghazala Javed Alleged Killer Ex-Husband Malik Jahangir Khan 2012 Pashto singer Ghazala Javed's husband Jahangir Khan arrested for her murder 2012 2013
PESHAWAR: The former husband of renowned Pashto singer Ghazala Javed -- who was accused of murdering her as well as her father- was arrested from Peshawar on Wednesday, Express News reported.
Ghazala was gunned down by unidentified gunmen outside a beauty parlour in Dabagari, Peshawar on June 18.
Ghazala's younger sister Farhat had filed a First Information Report (FIR) with the police accusing her sister's ex-husband Jehangir and his two friends Salam and Naseem of murdering her sister and her father. She told the police that Ghazala had a dispute with Jehangir, from whom she had sought divorce only six months after marriage.
Jahangir was arrested by Peshawar police from his house, while one of the other suspects managed to escape.
According to Express News correspondent Ihtesham Khan, Jahangir denied the charges levelled against him.
According to reports, in a rather expected turn of events, Jahangir Khan who was the ex-husband of famous Pashto singer and dancer Ghazala Javed, was arrested by the Peshawar Police on Wednesday, Aaj News reported.
During a raid in Khalsa area of Peshawar, the police arrested Ghazala's ex-husband, as he was said to be the prime suspect in her murder case.
Ghazala Javed was a famous Pashto singer and dancer. She was adored by millions in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and all over Pakistan. On the 18th day of June, Ghazala and her father were shot down by unidentified armed men in Dabgari district of Peshawar city.
Jahangir Khan and two others were named as the prime suspects of her murder by the police
Da Ghazala Javeed Qatil, Jhangir Khan Giriftar;
دغزاله جاوید پخوانی میره او د هغی قاتل د پاکستانی پولیسو له خوا ونیول شو
اسلم خان چې ددې کېس پلټنی کولې نن د سپین غر تلوېزېون سره په يوه ځانګړې مرکه کې اووئېل چې دغزاله جاوید پخوانی میره او د هغی قاتل جانګیردهغه د کور دشاقبول پولیسو له خوا ونیول شو٠
غزاله جاوید دوه مېلشتې وړاندې د خبل پلار سره د جون په ٢٦ نېټه په ډزو وژل شوی ووو
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