Qandeel Baloch. – A file photo

PESHAWAR, 16 July: Model girl Qandeel Baloch, who was known for her controversial statements and videos, has been reportedly shot dead by her brother.

A media channel quoting Multan Police reported that the model girl has been shot dead by her brother. However, the report could not be confirmed from independent sources. She was apparently killed in the name of honour. She recently said she was receiving threats and sought security.

Qandeel Baloch recently got media attention after sharing her controversial pictures, videos and statements on the social media website Facebook.

Most recently she came to limelight in the month of Ramazan when her video appeared with the Ruet-e-Hilal Committee member Mufti Abdul Qavi.