BAHAWALPUR

A man chopped off the nose and lips of his wife on suspicion that she had developed illicit relationship with her brother-in-law.

According to details, Muhammad Hussain, a resident of Chak 36/NP told the police that his niece Hakeeman Mai was married off to Mehar Ali and the couple had four children from the wedlock. He claimed that Mehar suspected his wife of having illicit relationship with his brother namely Fida Hussain.

Both Hakeeman Mai and Fida were at home when her husband along with his accomplices Shah Mir and Nizam Din arrived there. As soon as they reached there Shah Mir and Nizam Din overpowered the woman and Mehar chopped off her nose and lips with a sharp knife. Hearing to the screams, her uncle Muhammad Hussain and other neighbours rushed to the house at which Mehar and his accomplices fled away.

Later, she was shifted to hospital in Rahim Yar Khan in critical condition and the police registered a case against the accused.

In another incident, a boy was abducted and killed by his friends after sodomising him on second day of Eid. As per detail, Saqib Chattha, a resident of 49/DB, Zunair Goraya, a resident of 56/DB and Ali Hassan, a resident of 67/DB abducted their friend 15-year-old Nauman and took him to a deserted place where they sodomised him. Later they shot him in the head and dumped his body in Yazman canal.

The Yazman City Police arrested Zunair Ali and the information extorted from him Rescue 1122’s divers recovered the dead body after 36 hours of struggle. The police registered a case and arrest two accused while two others are still at large.