Hafizabad: Girl killed over matrimonial issue
HAFIZABAD: A girl was axed to death by his uncle over a matrimonial dispute. According to police, Nazir Ahmad wanted to engage his 18–year–old daughter Sidra with his relative while accused Muhammad Afzal, maternal uncle of Sidra, wanted to get her hand for his son. Both Nazir and Afzal quarrelled over this issue. Thereupon, accused Muhammad Afzal was infuriated and attacked Sidra with the axe. As a result, she died on spot due to fatal wounds. The accused managed to escape the scene. The police have sent the body to the city morgue for autopsy and registered a case against the accused.