Read on to find wiki details, profile, biography, controversies, life journey of Qandeel Baloch. Fouzia Azeem (born 1 March 1990 – 16 July 2016) is better known as Qandeel Baloch.
26 yrs old, Qandeel Baloch, Pakistan’s social media star has been in news for many controversial reasons. The controversies have resulted in her murder by her own brother who strangled her in the name of “honor” killing! Her brother has confessed to his crime and seeks no lawyer as he feels what he did was right and he freed his family of the bad reputation Qandeel got for them.
The Pakistani model cum actress belonged to Multan in Punjab of Pakistan. She went to meet her family on the occasion of Eid. She got popular after her posts on Facebook. She posted sassy, revealing photos and political statements.
She auditioned for Pakistan Idol in 2013. Her controversial audition got viral making her an internet celebrity. She was one of the top 10 most searched people in Pakistan but was criticised for the content. She is best known for her publicity stunt of strip dance for her nation dedicated to cricketer Shahid Afridi if Pakistan won the Twenty20 match against India in March 2016. But Pakistan lost the match.
This year Baloch met senior cleric Mufti Abdul Qawi in a hotel room to discuss her faith. The meet resulted in Mufti being suspended after their photos went viral. Following this, she started receiving death threats.
On 14 July 2016 itself, she told a reporter from the Express Tribune that she feared for her life. She was to leave abroad with her parents as police gave no protection but as fate had it.
Her last work is her music video Ban, which mocks the restrictions placed on women in Pakistan. Baloch said she was inspired by Sunny Leone, Rakhi Sawant and Poonam Pandey. Baloch has been married twice and has a son from her first marriage. Her death has enraged the whole Pakistan who calls for a strict action against her brother so that women do not have to bear such tragedies anymore.