QUETTA:  A couple was gunned down in the name of honour in Jaffarabad district on Friday. According to police, the incident occurred in Qutabud Din Colony in Usta Muhammad when armed assailants shot dead Hameeda and Hidayatullah and fled from the scene. Police rushed to the site after getting information and moved the bodies to hospital for medico-legal formalities.

 Police termed the incident as outcome of honour killing and said that a case had been registered and further investigations were underway.