12th grader kills principal in Pakistan over alleged blasphemy

PESHAWAR: A class XIIth student on Monday gunned down his school principal over alleged blasphemy in Pakistan’s restive Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, police said.

The incident occurred within the premises of privately-run Islamia College in Charsadda district.

Sareer Khan was killed by Fahim Ashraf who was later arrested with a gun, district police chief Zahoor Afridi said.

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