Couple slaughtered in Karachi
KARACHI: A married couple was found slaughtered inside their house whereas the bodies of a mother and daughter were found from a manhole in separate incidents of violence here on Sunday.
A Sunni Tehreek activist along with his wife was found slaughtered inside their house within the limits of Saeedabad police station.
The owner of the house which is situated in Block D-3, Sector 19 informed police after hearing hue and cry from his house. Police upon reaching the house found bodies of Farhan Qadri, 30, son of Chiragh Din and his wife, 25-year-old Yasmin.
SHO Abdul Moid said that unidentified culprits had entered the house and slaughtered the couple. Farhan used to work in a private courier company and got married to a divorced woman Yasmin one-and-a-half year ago. Police officials say although the motive behind the incident is yet to be ascertained, apparently it seemed to be a case of personal enmity.
Meanwhile, victim’s brother Sarwar Qadri has got an FIR (201/11) registered against three suspects, namely Aziz, Akhter and Anis. No suspects could be arrested till filing of this report.
Separately, dead bodies of a mother and daughter were found from a manhole in Gulshan-e-Iqbal within the limits of Gulistan-e-Jauhar police station. The victims were identified as Anwari Begum, wife of Rafiq and her daughter eighteen-year-old Nazia. Anwari’s husband identified them at an Edhi morgue. The victims were residents of a slum area situated in Shahbaz Nagar Dastagir Society.
The complainant Rafiq told the police that his wife and daughter left home for shopping on Saturday and later went missing. Their bodies were taken to the Civil Hospital Karachi where doctors kept reserved their post mortem report. Police officials said that the victims used to work as housemaids and may have been killed on personal enmity.
According to initial investigation, the woman’s head was hit with a sharp object while her daughter died of suffocation. Duty Officer Siddique Abbasi said that the victim’s husband contacted the police regarding disappearance of his two family members on which police took him to the Edhi Morgue where he identified the two victims as his family members. Police have registered a case on the complaint of Imran and initiated probe in this regard.