Pakistani singer-actress Reshma was shot dead allegedly by her husband in Nowshera Kalan area.

According to a report by Geo TV, Reshma, who was the suspect’s fourth wife, used to live with her brother at the city’s Hakimabad area.

It was also revealed by the police that the accused entered the house and started firing at Reshma, following a domestic violence. Reshma’s husband managed to escape the crime scene.

Reshma was known for her songs mainly in Pashto, and also for her role in the Pakistani drama Zhobal Goluna.

It is also noted that this is the 15th such incident of violence against female artists in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa this year. Another similar incident happened in which stage actress Sunbul was shot dead on 3rd February after she repeatedly refused to accompany the accused to a private party.

The investigation into the matter has been initiated just after the case was registered.