JHANG/KOT RADHA KISHAN/CHINIOT

At least seven persons including two girls were killed and three others injured in separate incidents of honour killing, enmity and mishaps over the past 24 hours.

According to detail, in JHANG a girl was killed by her brother for honour. As per detail, one Ghulam Murtaza, son of Ghulam Qadir, a resident of Chak 253/JB suspected his sister namely Parveen Bibi of having illicit relations with a man of the same village. Annoyed over her betrayal, he slaughtered his sister and managed to escape from the scene. The police concerned have registered a case against the culprit.

Similarly in a road mishap which took place on Jhang-Faisalabad Road, the sole son of his parents was killed. Reportedly, Malik Awais, son of Malik Iftikhar and his two friends Dr Amanullah and Mushtaq, residents of Mohallah Budhay Wala were going to Faisalabad in a car (LEA-5275). When they reached near Adda Saeed Abad, a speeding passenger van coming from the opposite direction hit the car. Resultantly, Malik Awais died on the spot while the two others sustained serious injuries. Rescue 1122 officials reached the spot and took the injured to DHQ Hospital.

Meanwhile, in another mishap, a 17-year-old youth died due to the consumption of poisonous food. According to available details, one Qayyum, a resident of Main Bazaar Bhuwana went to see his friend Razaq in Chak 446/JB where he died after having poisonous food. On information the police took dead body to hospital for autopsy. The autopsy report confirmed that poison caused his death.

In KOT RADHA KISHAN, three people drowned while crossing River Sutlej at Ferozpur Head-works here the other day. The deceased were identified as Zahoor, Awais and Muhammad Azam, residents of Rattan Wala village. The divers of Rescue 1122 launched search for the bodies.

In another incident unidentified speeding car crushed to death a motorcyclist while injured another here in village Nalka Stop in the limits of Raja Jang Police.

Reportedly, Muhammad Akram along with his friend Muhammad Arif were on the way to home in Raiwind from Kasur. When they reached near Nalka stop, a speeding car hit the motorcycle, killing Akram on the spot while Arif sustained injuries and was taken to DHQ Hospital. The Police have registered a case.

In CHINIOT, a man killed his daughter following her refusal to marry with a man of his choice. As per detail, Allah Ditta, a resident of Chak 126/JB wanted to marry off his daughter Shabana to his relative but the girl refused to do so. At which, he flared up and strangulated her when she asleep in the night. On the application of her mother Shamim Bibi, the police have registered a case.