TDoR 2017 / 2017 / August / 30 / Chanda Sharmeeli

Chanda Sharmeeli

Age 25

30 Aug 2017
Karachi, Sindh (Pakistan)

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Chanda Sharmeeli

Chanda was shot dead when a group of men in a car threw rotten eggs at a group of transgender people standing in the street and then opened fire on them.

A friend told Al Jazeera that the men in the car were drunk and had tried to force the murdered person to sit in the car with them.

Report added: 1 Sep 2018. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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