Khairpur: Couple killed over love marriage
KHAIRPUR: A married couple has been killed and buried by an influential landlord for having love–marriage here. According to details, Javed Ali Jiskani, 18, had married to Babra Wassan some two months ago in village Pir. Both of them managed to escape from their native area and took refuge at the residence of a landlord in Nara Taluka. The landlord held a jirga and hand over both of them back to a landlord of Kotdiji Taluka who belonged to Wassan family. It is reportedly said that the both lover were killed and their bodies were buried at some unknown place.
However, police denied the news item in this regard. Meanwhile, a motorcyclist Waqar Chandio was killed when a passenger van hit him while going to Kot Bungalow from his village at old National Highway near Kotdiji. Meanwhile, Abdul Ghaffar, a resident of village Layari, lodged FIR at Kotdiji Police Station sating that three armed persons Ehsan and two unidentified attacked on his house and abducted his unmarried daughter Parveen at gunpoint.