LAHORE – Icchra police have recovered the body of a 25-year-old man, who was strangled to death from a local graveyard on Monday.
Locals had informed the police about the body which was lying outside a darbar in a graveyard situated near Peer Ghazi Road.
Police after recovering the body have identified him as Ehsan Elahi of Icchra. “The deceased worked as carpenter at a local shop. During preliminary interrogation, we have learned that some unidentified accused men thrashed him before strangling him to death,” a police investigator said.
He added that the unknown culprits had committed the murder at some other place before throwing the body at the graveyard . The body was removed to the City morgue for post mortem. Policemen are awaiting an autopsy to ascertain the main cause of his death. Further investigations are underway.
Woman dies:  A woman died and her husband sustained multiple injuries when their motorbike hit a car at Jallo Moor  on Monday. Police said that the couple namely Shahzad and Asima was riding on a motorbike when a car heading from the rear hit them.
Resultantly, the woman and her husband suffered serious injuries. They were taken to a local hospital where the doctors pronounced the woman as dead while the condition of Shahzad was told critical till writing.
A policeman said the driver of the car had fled the scene but a team is investigating the case. No arrest has been made as yet.