Lahore: Wife clubbed to death over second marriage row
LAHORE: A mother of six was clubbed to death by her husband for not permitting him to contract a second marriage on Friday. The Manawan Police said deceased Zakiya had married Safdar some 12 years ago when she was just 15 years old. Zakiya died on the spot when Safdar hit her head with a blunt weapon after they exchanged hot words. The police registered a case against Safdar who had escaped from the crime scene. The deceased’s brother, Ameen, told the police that his sister had been staying with him for the last 15 days as she had a fight with her husband, adding that she had returned to her home on Thursday.