Girl ‘killed’ in Swabi
SWABI, Jan 25: Parents of a girl, who was married six-month back, alleged here on Tuesday that their daughter, Shahbana, did not die of natural causes and was killed by her husband.
The incident took place at Dobian on Monday when Tahira Begum, mother of the deceased, was informed that her daughter was lying unconscious in her house.
She was taken to the nearby BHU where doctors pronounced her dead, the girl’s father, Malik Zaman, told media persons.
The autopsy was conducted and the report is still awaited. Later, Raj Zaman, the girl’s husband disappeared and did not even attend the funeral, the father said. The mother of the deceased claimed that she had seen signs of torture over her body.
Police are yet to register a case.