Okara: Woman strangled, buried in field
OKARA: A woman was strangled and buried by her husband over a domestic dispute at 25/GD village. Shakeela Bibi, daughter of Liaquat Ali, of 18/GD village was married to Waris Ali, son of Muhammad Ali, of 25/GD village about six years ago. Waris had expelled her from the house over domestic disputes several times. On August 13, Waris brought his wife back from her parents’ house. After a week, her father came to the village to meet her, but did not find her in the house. On asking, Waris told her father that she had left the house without informing him.
Locals told her father that they had seen the couple going towards a sugarcane field a few days before her disappearance. Her father lodged a complaint with the Satghara police and they arrested Waris on suspicion. During investigation, Waris told the police that he had buried Shakeela in a sugarcane field after strangling him. On his pointation, the police recovered the body and shifted it to DHQ Hospital for autopsy.