Lahore: Newly-wed girl burnt alive by husband
LAHORE: “A seven-month pregnant girl was burnt alive by his husband in Shalimar area on Sunday. The victim, identified as Naseem Bibi, wife of Arshad (Gulshan Shalimar Scheme A Block Baghbanpura) was got married to the accused one year back. Reportedly the accused was running the business of packing washroom liquid and he had hired the services of girls for this purpose.
He used to sexually harass the girls due to which many of them left the job after three to four days. The victim used to advise him to mend his ways, but all in vain. On the day of incident, the accused exchanged harsh words with the deceased, burnt her alive by sprinkling petrol on her.
Shalimar police have registered a case against the accused Arshad, his father Abdul Rashid, and his mother Sharifan Bibi on the complaint of the victim’s brother Mohammad Ramzan.