Lahore: 2 women killed by husbands
LAHORE: A man killed his second wife in connivance with the first wife over a minor domestic issue in the limits of South Cantt police station on Saturday and in another incident a drug addict killed his wife with a heavy object. . According to details of the first incident four months ago, the victim, identified as Sadaf, had a love marriage with Alamgir, a resident of Ali View Garden, Bedian Road, South Cantt. The accused had three children from his first wife whom had married some 15 years ago.
A few days ago, Asma came to know about Alamgir’s second marriage over which she had a scuffle with victim Sadaf. On Saturday, Alamgir took Sadaf to a doctor for medical checkup. When she came back home, Asma once again exchanged harsh words Sadaf. Alamgir got infuriated and allegedly killed Sadaf with a pistol. The police arrested Alamgir and removed the dead body to morgue.
Alamgir told the police that he had not killed Sadaf as she committed suicide due to scuffles between Sadaf and Asma. Further investigation is underway.
In the second incident a drug addict killed his 45–year–old wife with a heavy object after she refused to give him money to buy drugs in the limits of Hurbanspura police station on Saturday. The victim was identified as Sarfraz Bibi alias Safia, 45, resident of Pir Kotli Abdur Rehman. The accused used to demand money from his wife to buy drugs. On Saturday, Safia did not give him money, saying Eid was nearing and she wanted to do the Eid shopping. Ramzan got infuriated and killed Safia with a heavy object.
The police, after being informed, reached the spot and arrested the accused. The body of the victim was removed to morgue for autopsy. A case has also been registered against the accused on the complaint of victim’s brother, Aslam Pervaiz.