LAHORE – A 50-year-old man was reportedly killed for honor by his relatives in Badami Bagh area on Monday.

Police said that Niaz Ahmad was a resident of Sadiqia Colony and his son Asif Ahmad had married a girl, resident of the same, against her parents’ will.

The brothers of Faiza nursed the grudge and attacked Niaz Ahmad when he was going to market for some domestic work on Monday.

The attackers hit him with iron rods on head leaving him injured.

The passersby shifted the injured to nearby hospital where he could not survive.

Police shifted the dead body to city morgue for autopsy and registered the case against both brother Wasim and Naeem. Both accused have not been arrested so far.

Prisoner died: A 70-years-old prisoner mysteriously died in Kotlakhpat Jail on Monday.

Police said Saeed Ahmed was resident of Mianwali district and was jailed for death sentence in a murder case.

He went unconscious on Sunday night reportedly due to some medical problems. The jail administration shifted him to the hospital for treatment but he could not survive.

The dead body will be handed over to the bereaved family.