Pakistani model turned actress and social media fame Qandeel Baloch who was to be featured in the popular reality- drama show ‘Big Boss season-10’ on Colors channel.Waseem strangled Qandeel Baloch – real name Fouzia Azeem in their own house on July 16. And he justified his cruel act by giving a statement at the press conference after his arrest that “Girls are born to follow family traditions and culture and bring honor to the household by not crossing the limits set by society. But Qandeel never did this.”
He expressed his infuriation about Qandeel’s recent music video with Mufti Abdul Qavi, which went viral on social media. His friends used to send him Qandeel’spictures, and videos on his phone which he added was very embarrassing for him. And this embarrassment was unbearable for him.
Though she was the breadwinner of the family; Waseem said; ”Nothing matters more than dignity; not even money.”
He knew suicide was not an option for him so to save the dignity and respect of his family he killed his sister. He admitted, “I am a drug addict, but I was in all my senses when I murdered Qandeel. And I accept it with pride.”
And unfortunately with Qandeel’s murder once again; The South Asian tradition of silencing a carefree woman was successful.
R.I.P. Qandeel Baloch. Hope you will be born in a better-suited place for women next life.