TOBA TEK SINGH/SHEIKHUPURA/KASUR -Eight persons allegedly kidnapped a girl from her house in Chak 401/JB, the other night. Complainant Mumtaz Bibi, mother of the kidnapped girl, informed the Chuttiana Police that she along with her daughter was in the home. In the meantime accused Nasir Mahmood and his seven unidentified accomplices barged into the house and abducted her daughter at gunpoint. The police have started conducting raids to secure release of the girl.

In Sheikhupura, a newly-wed woman Robina Kausar committed suicide over a petty dispute in Muridke. The woman quarrelled with her husband Rafiq over monetary issue. When he did not fulfil her demand, she in a fit of sheer disappointment, consumed poisonous pills to end her life. The Muridke Police have started investigation into the incident.

In Kasur, a man poisoned his wife to death in Kot Radha Kishan here the other day. Muhammad Aslam, brother of deceased Yasmeen told the police that Hassan Ahmed used to torture his wife over petty issues. As usual, Ahmed with the connivance of his brother, mother and other family members tortured Yasmeen severely. “Later, they poisoned her to death,” he maintained in his application to the police.

The Kot Radha Kishan Police have registered a case against Hassan Ahmed.

Another woman was electrocuted in border village Alowana. Sajjida, wife of Saleem was trying to switch on a water pump when she sustained severe electric shocks and died instantly.