Man kills wife in Lahore
LAHORE: A milkman shot his 35-year-old wife dead allegedly to preserve his ‘honour’ near T-5 on Tufail Road in Sanda police precincts on Wednesday.
A bullet also hit their four-year-old daughter, killing her on the spot.
The police said Rafique Gujjar shot at his wife Shaheena and a bullet also hit their daughter Tayyaba, who collapsed on the spot. Shaheena succumbed to her wounds at a hospital.
Iqbal Town Operations SP Abdul Ghaffar Qaisarani told Dawn the girl was spotted dead with a single bullet wound to her torso.
Quoting neighbours and family, he said Rafique had suspicion that his wife had an affair with another man. He said the couple used to quarrel over this issue. The police sent the bodies for autopsies.