Girl honour-killed in Lahore
LAHORE: As reported by The News on Tuesday, a man shot dead his 19-year-old younger sister in the name of honour in the jurisdiction of Manga Mandi Police on Monday.
The deceased was identified as Zubaida, a resident of Manga Mandi. Police said that on the day of the incident victim Zubaida had a quarrel with her brother Mukhtar. Following which, Mukhtar fired shots at his sister and she died instantly.
Mukhtar escaped from the crime scene along with the murder weapon. However, locals after hearing gunshots informed police who removed the body to the Jinnah Hospital morgue and started investigations.
The police station SHO said a case had been registered against Mukhtar on the compliant of the deceased’s father Arif.
“Arif told us that his daughter had not a good character over which Mukhtar used to quarrel with her,” said SHO Muhammad Khan.