SHIKARPUR: A woman was shot dead in Shikarpur after being declared 'Kari' by the jirga, Geo News reported.

According to details, two women were declared 'Kari' by the jirga in Dur Muhammad Shar village. Later, one of them was shot dead.

Sindh Home Minister Manzoor Wassan, taking notice of the incident, suspended DSP and SHO of the area.

Wasan also sought a report from IG Sindh besides giving orders of taking strict action against the accused.

It may be mentioned here that a couple of days ago two women and as many children of Shar clan were kidnapped by Batani community of Jatoi tribe. They were released on the interference of tribal elders.