Thursday, January 21, 2021
Home Across Pakistan Man stabbed to death for harassing woman in Lahore

Man stabbed to death for harassing woman in Lahore

LAHORE: A man was stabbed to death on Sunday with multiple knife attacks by a person for harassing his wife in the Badami Bagh area of Lahore, media  reported.

According to police, the accused claimed that the victim was involved in allegedly harassing his wife and therefore he killed him with multiple stabbings.

The victim is identified as Sultan, a resident of Toba Tek Singh, and used to work with the accused in the same factory.

“Sultan used to harass my wife on the telephone and even visited her once in Shakargarh,” said the accused in his statement before the police.

The police have arrested the accused and shifted him for further interrogation.

Incidents of killings over honour and domestic disputes have been reported in the country previously and in one such incident, a man committed suicide after killing his wife over a domestic dispute in Lahore, the provincial capital of Punjab on September 27.

Lahore police while divulging the details of the incident said that two bodies were recovered from outside a home in Gulshan-e-Ravi area of the city.

The victims were identified as Shakeela Kafil and Kafil Babar. It emerged during the probe that Kafil opened fire on her wife Shakeela and later shot himself in the head to commit suicide.

The police while initially terming it an incident over a domestic dispute, said that they were further probing the matter with all angles.

“We have shifted the bodies to a hospital for medico-legal formalities besides collecting spent casings of the bullets to ascertain the initial findings,” they said.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Speaker supports open ballots in Senate polls

By Ajmal Khan Yousafzai ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser on Wednesday supported the suggestion for an open ballot during the upcoming Senate polls in...

Indian Farmers reject offer for suspension of Farm Laws

DM Monitoring NEW DELHI: The 10th round of talks between protesting farmers’ union leaders and the Centre ended with farmers sticking to their demand for...

Pakistan wants Islamic Monuments under UN

-Calls for placing endangered Islamic monuments in India on UN’s Roster of Religious Sites -Munir Akram highlights the threat posed by state-sponsored extremist Hindu groups...

AC orders cross-examination of witnesses against Shehbaz’s family

From Abid Usman LAHORE: An accountability court in Lahore on Wednesday summoned the lawyers in the next hearing for cross-examination of two prosecution witnesses in...

Recent Comments