Lahore: Addict commits matricide
LAHORE: An addict youth allegedly strangled his 55–year–old mother and tortured his brother following domestic issues in GajjaPir locality of Ghaziabad on Monday. Police inquiries showed that suspect Javed Akhtar attacked his widow mother ShamimAkhtar, tortured her and dumped her body in a trunk after strangling her. They first quarrelled with each other when the victim reprimanded the accused for selling household items. The suspect also attacked his brother Pervaiz when he tried to save his mother. The suspect fled the scene.