LAHORE: Fariha Pervez, renowned Pakistani singer, filed for divorce from her husband Nouman Javaid at a court in Lahore.

The move comes weeks after news surfaced that singer Nouman attempted to commit suicide.

In a petition, Fariha said that she got married with Nouman in January this year and that her husband has failed to fulfill her due rights.

The female singer said that she cannot spend her life with Nouman anymore and wants divorce.

The court has issued notice to Nouman Javed, seeking his reply on the issue on June 12.