LAHORE - A policeman on Sunday killed his wife and mother-in-law in Ghari Shahu over domestic issues.
According to details, Altaf, a police constable at Police Lines Qilla Gujjar Singh, targeted both the women at his in-laws house.
The cop, being in uniform, opened fire on wife, Faiza, and mother-in-law, Safia, with his official weapon. Later, he fled the crime scene.
The culprit belonged to Lala Musa while his wife hailed from Gujrat and they had been married for two months.
A brother of the deceased girl said that his sister had no domestic dispute with her husband, claiming that the murderer was an alcoholic.
DROWNED: Two people were drowned in different canals of the city on Sunday.
Rescue workers could only recover one of the victims while the other was missing till filing of this report.
First incident took place in the city canal near Khaira Pull in Muslim Town police station limits where Hamza, 11, of Garden Town, drowned in the canal.
Hamza was enjoying with his family when all of sudden he slipped in deep water and could not survive. Rescue workers reached the site and recovered the body.
The other incident occurred in Bambanwala Ravi Bedian (BRB) canal where unidentified man, 25, was drowned but rescue workers could not recover his body by late night.