LAHORE - A man killed his 20-year-old daughter on the suspicion of illicit relations in the Green Town area, police said on Thursday.
Mukhtar Ahmed attacked his daughter Nadia Bibi with a weapon at his house on Wednesday night. The family told the police the father got infuriated and attacked the daughter soon after they exchanged harsh words over affair.
The investigators said Nadia had developed affair with a man and wanted to marry him but his father forced her to abandon the relations.
The attack gave Nadia multiple wounds and was rushed to hospital, where she was pronounced as brought dead. Her father managed to escape from the crime scene. A murder case has been registered against the killer on the complaint of Shahbaz, brother of the deceased. The police removed the body to the morgue for autopsy and are investigating.
A worker killed his friend during their scuffle which erupted over some unknown issue in the Wahdat Colony police limits on Thursday.
The police said Amir Khalil and Muhammad Umar were at workplace in Muhammad Pura area when they exchanged harsh words over some issue. Umar got infuriated and repeatedly stabbed Amir Khalil, who was rushed to hospital but died in the way. The killer managed to escape and the police are investigating.
A 27-year-old man ended his life by swallowing poisonous pills in the Chuhang police area on Thursday. The family told the police that Muhammad Ramazan committed suicide over some domestic problems which he had been confronting since a long time. The police have removed the body to the morgue for autopsy.
A 50-year-old man was recovered dead from the BRB Canal in the Batapur area on Thursday. Police said that the body of the unidentified man was lying along the canal as the investigators reached the there. Some passersby spotted the body floating in the canal and informed the police. The body was removed to the morgue for autopsy.
20 arrest in Pindi
Following the instructions of City Police Officer Israr Abbasi, Rawalpindi police launched a special crackdown against criminals here on Thursday and recovered drugs, weapons and bottle of liquor from their possession.
According to police spokesman, Pirwadhi police arrested Wali and recovered 115 gram charas from his possession while Waris Khan police held Waheed and recovered 110 gram charas from his possession.
New Town police nabbed Bilal and recovered 260 gram charas from his possession. Rata Amral police arrested Shams and recovered 6 bottle of liquor from his possession.
Pirwadhi police recovered 3 bottle of liquor from Majeed. Sadiqabad police arrested Saleem and recovered 8 bottle of liquor from his possession. Morgah police held Amjad and recovered 30 bore pistol along 2 round from his possession. Rawat police recovered a 30 bore pistol from Waqas.
Naseerabad police arrested Yaqoob and Khan Muhammad and recovered a stolen vehicle bearing registration no RIP-781/FX from their possession. Police have registered separate cases against all of them and started investigation.