Lahore: 3 women murdered
LAHORE: Three women were murdered in different incidents across the city on Wednesday. Chuhng police said Shafique shot at and killed his 45–year–old mother, Razia Rani, at their Sardar Town, Multan Road, residence. Police said Shafique opened fire on her mother when she stopped him from quarreling with his brother over domestic issues. A three–year–old son of the accused was also injured in the firing. The injured were rushed to Jinnah Hospital where the woman died. Police later took Shafique into custody and started investigation.
Manawan police said Asif stabbed the mother of his lover to death at her home situated on Umer Khan Road. The police said the suspect was reprimanded and thrashed by victim Barkat Bibi for dropping a love letter at her home on Tuesday. On Wednesday, Asif along with accomplices entered Barkat Bibi’s house and attacked her with a knife. The woman succumbed to her wounds in hospital.
Defence A police said Bilqees Bibi, 55, was found murdered in her house in J-Block of the Defence Housing Authority. The victim’s sons, who were asleep on the roof, found her dead with multiple stab wounds in the morning.
The police registered a murder case against unidentified suspect(s) on the complaint of Col Muhammad Javed (retired), the victim’s brother. An investigator said the police were suspecting that the killer might be one of the family members as they had found no signs of forced entry into the house.