SIALKOT

Two married women were killed by their in-laws including husbands in separate incidents in Narowal district here Wednesday. In village Ghaziwal-Narowal, Basharat Ali strangulated to death his wife Nasreen Bibi. According to police, the accused had developed illicit relations with Shamim Bibi. He killed his wife with the help of his “girl friend” Shamim Bibi by terming the slain woman a major hurdle in the way of their love.

Narowal Saddar police handed over the body to her grieved family for burial after autopsy. She was laid to rest in her native graveyard. A large number of the people attended funeral.

In village Bouaa-Shah Gharib, dead body of a married woman was found hanging with ceiling fan in her room. Safeena Bibi was married to Mudassar in village three years ago. She was mother of a minor daughter. Her in-laws said that she committed suicide by hanging herself with the fan. However, her parents alleged that her accused husband Mudassar and his other family members killed her over the mounted domestic disputes. Her in-laws first killed her and later they staged a drama of her suicide.

Police handed over the dead body to her grieved parents for burial after autopsy. She was laid to rest in her native graveyard. People from all walks of life attended her funeral.

The Shah Gharib police have registered a case against the accused and his other family members with no arrest.