Transgender shot multiple times in Mansehra for ‘refusing sex’


A transgender person has been critically injured after being shot multiple times for allegedly resisting sexual advances of a group of armed men who barged in to her house in Mansehra.

The development comes weeks after a transgender activist succumbed to her injuries after being shot multiple times in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa’s provincial capital Peshawar and denied treatment at the hospital.


Providing details of Sunday night’s incident, police sources told The Express Tribune, “Kashi alias Chand was at her home when three armed persons, one of whom was identified as Kala Khan, barged into her home and started making sexual advances towards her which she resisted.”

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