Mardan: 2 women shot dead
MARDAN: Two women were killed in separate incidents here on Saturday. Locals and police said body of a woman was recovered from a nullah in Malandary village of Rustam. The victim was mother of five children. She was allegedly killed in the name of honour. The body of the slain woman was shifted first to the district headquarters hospital Mardan and then to the Mardan Medical Complex by her relatives but there was no female doctor to carry out the autopsy. Later, the relatives placed the body on the road outside MMC to protest against the non-availability of doctor.
The Rustam police registered FIR against the alleged killers.
In the other incident, a woman was killed allegedly by her son and grandson over a domestic issue in Palodhery locality of Katlang tehsil. The alleged killers were identified as Mohammad Sher and his son Shah Khalid and the victim as Ms Gul Toru.