Woman killed for honour in Mansehra
MANSEHRA: A man allegedly killed his sister-in-law in name of honour in Pales area of Kohistan the other day, police said.
Haibat Khan, ex-nazim of Shar Abad union council of Kohistan, shot dead his sister-in-law, a mother of three children, in the name of honour.
A local told reporters a jirga had declared the slain woman as “Kali” earlier over her allegedly illicit relation.
The Pales police on the complaint of family of the victim woman had lodged FIR against accused but no arrest was made as yet. More than a dozen people, including men and women, have reportedly been killed in the name of honour in Kohistan during last two months.
Meanwhile, a man was killed in Khaki area of Mansehra when unidentified men opened indiscriminate fire on him.
The victim, Mohammad Yousuf, was on way to mosque to offer morning prayers when he was shot dead.