A 25-year-old woman was clubbed to death allegedly by her husband in the South Cantt police area on Saturday.
The victim was identified as Kiran Shehzadi, a resident of Nizamabad, Zarar Shaheed Road.
According to the victim’s father Miraj Din, Kiran was married to Javed eight years back. Javed used to force her to work in stage dramas but she refused to do so. On the day of the incident, when Kiran again refused, her husband got infuriated and clubbed her to death. Police have arrested the accused and removed the body to morgue. Police have registered a murder case on the complaint of the victim’s father.
Boy killed: A 12-year-old boy was run over and killed by a speeding car on Jail Road on Saturday.
Victim Asad, a resident of Kasur, was crossing Jail Road, when a speeding car hit and injured him. Later he succumbed to his injuries.
Two found dead: Two unidentified men were found dead in two different parts of the city on Saturday. A 70-year-old man was found lying unconscious at Data Darbar in the Lower Mall police area. He was shifted to Mayo Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Police suspected that he might be a drug addict who died of drugs overuse.
Meanwhile, the body of a 35-year-old man was found in the Raiwind City police area. Edhi sources said that the man was a drug addict who died of drugs overuse.
Accident victim dies: A man, who was injured in a road accident on Friday, succumbed to his injuries in Mayo Hospital on Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Allah Ditta, a resident of Bhanganpura. He and his friend Safdar were run over by a speeding car on Friday. They were shifted to Mayo Hospital where Safdar had died on the same day.
168 held for wheelie this year: The chief traffic officer (CTO) claimed to have arrested 168 wheelie-doers in the current year. According to a handout issued on Saturday, the CTO said that campaign against wheelie would continue.
Newlywed woman found dead: A Newlywed woman was allegedly murdered by her husband in the Kahna police jurisdiction on Saturday.
The victim was identified as Khalida, 24. She was found dead in her room. According to police, she was married to Iftikhar a few months back.
On the day of the incident, when she did not come out of her room, the family members broke open the door and found her lying dead. Police suspected that Khalida was hanged to death as there were marks on her neck.
Police have registered an FIR on the complaint of the victim’s father Arif against Iftikar.
Young woman shot dead: A woman was shot dead over unknown reason in the Manawan police area late Friday.The victim was identified as Rashida, 22, a resident of Tahiwala Pind. She was going along with her husband Farmish Ali. When they reached near Natta Pind, two bike riders opened fire, killing Rashida on the spot. Farmish said that on the request of Rashida, he was going to drop her at Patoki. Police have registered an FIR against the two unknown accused.