Lahore: Man kills daughter’s lover
LAHORE: A man shot dead an alleged lover of his daughter after seeing him with her and also wounded his daughter in his house at Baghbanpura on Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Waseem, a resident of Ferozwala while the wounded woman was identified as Shamaila, daughter of Amanat of Amir Town. Police said Shamaila and Waseem had illicit relations. The girl’s father Amanat left his native town Ferozewala almost three years back and started living at Amir Town. Amanat married his daughter off to one Imran but she kept her trysts with Waseem. Shamaila eloped with Waseem almost 20 days back.
On Thursday, Shamaila along with Waseem visited her house to collect her clothes, upon which, her father got infuriated and opened firing on them. As a result, Shamaila and Waseem sustained serious bullet wounds and were rushed to hospital where Waseem died. The condition of Shamaila was also stated to be precarious.
Police have removed the body to morgue for autopsy and registered a case against Amanat who had surrendered himself to police with the murder weapon.