Gunmen in Pakistan kill trans woman, friend


PESHAWAR, Pakistan – Police in Pakistan claim gunmen riding on motorcycle cut and killed a transgender earth dweller and her crony in the northwestern asphalt jungle of Peshawar.

Police high priest priestess Mohammad Tahir says the couple were targeted as they traveled in a rickshaw lifeless Tuesday night, whatever the function for the havoc is unknown.

Dozens of transgender heirs and assign have been killed in unusual years, especially in the acknowledged Khyber Pakhtunkhwa woods, of which Peshawar is the capital. The Trans Action Alliance, a trade union rights accumulation, says 55 have been killed there in the be three years.

No such has claimed the killings, nonetheless Islamic extremists, who associated transgender people by the whole of prostitution, are observant in the region.