Mardan: Boy, girl killed in the name of honour’
MARDAN: A girl and a boy were allegedly gunned down by the father of the girl in the name of honour at Bakri Banda here on Tuesday, family sources claimed. The sources said that a teenaged girl, daughter of Khaista Khan, and her alleged lover had eloped from Bakri Banda three days back to Punjab.
Father of the girl located and got them back to the village by telling them that they had committed no wrong, the sources said adding that on reaching the village three days ago, Khaista Khan, Gul Khan (uncle of the girl) and Mushtaq (her brother) shot and killed both and threw their bodies at a deserted area of the village. Later, the Saddar police found the bodies and started investigation.