Ghazala Javed’s death has been linked to her estranged husband from who she has sought divorce for over six months.
Singer Ghazala Javed was shot dead together with her father late on Monday.Unknown men fired indiscriminately at Javed and her father Mohammad Javed while she was leaving a beauty parlour at the busy Mohallah Nau in Dabgari Bazar,Times of India Said
Javed Ghazala who has over 100 hit songs was in Peshawar to record songs for a new Pushto film and was visiting a beauty parlour for pre-show preparations.
Ghazala was laid to rest alongside her father amidst tears in their hometown in Mingora on Tuesday.Police is investigating Ghazala’s former husband Jehangir Khan, a native of Peshawar she married two years ago for her death.
Relatives said Jehangir blamed Javed Ghazala’s father for the divorce. He had paid Rs10 million as customary compensation for marriage. Ghazala had stopped singing after her marriage and her father had been urging her to resume her career.