Woman strangled on resistance in Lahore
LAHORE: Two people including a mother of three were murdered in as many incidents here in different parts of the City, police said on Sunday.
In the first incident, a mother of three was found strangulated to death in her house under mysterious circumstances in Factory Area police limits. The police investigators said that Khurshid Bibi, 45, was lying dead in her house situated in Ittehad Park when they rushed to the spot.
The deceased family told the police that unidentified robbers strangled the wife of Muhammad Aslam on offering resistance and fled away after collecting cash, gold ornaments and other valuables worth hundreds of thousands.
However, the police investigators believe that the woman was murdered over some domestic dispute. The police have arrested the daughter-in-law of the deceased and are investigating. The police have also removed the body to the morgue for autopsy.
Meanwhile, a 50-year-old man was tortured to dead by his opponents during street-fight in Qila Gujjar Singh area on Sunday.
The deceased family told the police investigators that Sattar, Akbar and Awais badly thrashed, punched and kicked Muhammad Ashiq near his house in Bibi Pak Daman area after they exchanged harsh words with him over some issue. Muhammad Ashiq was rushed to a nearby hospital but died in the way. The killers managed to escape from the scene. The police have registered the case and are investigating.