Lahore: Maid, her daughter found stabbed
LAHORE: North Cantonment police have recovered partially decomposed bodies of a woman and her daughter from their two-marla house in Ittehad Colony. Cantonment SP Investigation Ameen Bokhari told Dawn neighbours after noticing the stench emanating from the house alerted the police.
He said the victims, identified as 55-year-old Surraya and 18-year-old Munazza, who were apparently murdered three days ago, were stabbed repeatedly.
The SP said Munazza worked at a beauty-parlour located near Joray Pull while her mother worked as a maid in different houses.
Quoting neighbours, the SP said that other than the victims nobody else was residing in their house. He said the owner and staff of the beauty-parlour where Munazza worked were being interrogated, besides some other people who had acquaintance with the victims. He said the investigation was on to establish the circumstances surrounding the deaths.