Lahore: Farmhouse massacre mystery solved
LAHORE: Investigation wing of Barky Police on Wednesday arrested a killer, involved in the killing of a retired major and his father back in November 2011. The killer was identified as Ghulam Mustafa, a servant of the victim Major (R) Shahid and his father Mansha, residents of a farm house located on Burki Road.
SP Investigations Cantt Division Syed Ameen Ali Bukhar told that Major Shahid and his father Mansha had been slaughtered brutally at their house on November 1, 2011. A case had been registered and investigations were underway in this regard. He said that a servant of the victim namely Ghulam Mustafa had been missing since the day of incident. He said that investigators of the case on his directions traced Ghulam Mustafa from his mobile numbers and arrested him.
He said that Ghulam Mustafa in police custody had confessed to his crime and had claimed that he murdered the major and his father in the name of honour. He, while quoting Ghulam Mustafa, said that Shahid used to tease Ghulam Mustafa’s wife, to whom he had contracted love marriage and had been receiving threats from his family. He said that Ghulam Mustafa had been informed by his wife about the eve teasing by Major Shahid, which had infuriated Ghulam Mustafa and he had slaughtered his employer. He said that when the major’s father had tried to raise alarms, the killer also killed him. He said that further investigations were underway.