LAHORE - A 24-year-old girl was slaughtered to death by her father for what the family claimed as honour issue in Baghbapura police precincts on Saturday. The police have arrested the accused father along with knife and removed the body to the City morgue for autopsy.

The victim has been identified as Sangeeta Masih, daughter of Ashraf Masih, a resident of Momanpura. The police said that the victim had eloped with her paramour few days back but returned home after the boy betrayed her.