KARACHI: A lady health worker (LHW), President of LHW Karachi, Nasim Akhtar, 38, was shot dead by her husband here on Thursday.
According to details, her husband Munir Ahmed Sheikh shot and injured her in their house at Mosamiyat along University Road in Gulistan-e-Johar.
She was rushed to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre where she succumbed to injuries.
The brother of the victim said that she was killed by her husband over a property dispute. She had received good news about her permanent job yesterday.
The lady health workers boycotted anti-measles drive in Sindh to protest against the murder of their senior LHW Nasim Akhtar.