Lahore: Man stabs pregnant daughter to death
LAHORE: A 20-year-old pregnant woman was stabbed to death allegedly by her father for honour in Gulshan Colony, Nawan Kot police area on Monday. The deceased was identified as Nabeela, wife of Shan and daughter of Khalid Ali, a resident of Gulshan Colony, House No 91, street No 11 Nawan Kot.
Police said that Nabeela, who married Shan a year back, was stabbed to death allegedly by her father over the allegation of having illicit relations with a local of the area. The victim’s husband had alleged that his wife had developed illicit relations with a local of the area, they added.
The police said that Nabeela was pregnant but her husband suspected that the child did not belong to him, adding that the victim’s husband had thrown her out of his house over the charges of bad character. She was currently living at her father’s.
On the day of the incident, the accused father first exchanged harsh words with his daughter and later stabbed her to death with a sharp edged weapon. As a result, she sustained serious wounds and died on the spot.
Locals informed the police about the incident who reached the spot and removed the body to city morgue. Police have registered a case against accused Khalid Ali on the complaint of deceased girl’s mother, with no arrest so far.