ATTOCK: A man killed his daughter and set her body ablaze for honour here in the jurisdiction of Fatehjang Police on Sunday.

The police said that the girl, a graduation student, has contracted free-will marriage with a youth namely Jahangir of nearby village against the will of her family. However, she had to return her parents house following the marriage break-up.

On Sunday, her father Tariq Mehmood strangulated her and later set the dead body ablaze. He was arrested by the Fatehjang Police and registered a case against him. The dead body of the girl was handed over to her family after post-mortem.–Staff Reporter