HAFIZABAD-A man throttled to death his daughter over her dubious character in village Chak Chattha here on Friday. According to police source, 25-year-old Samina Bibi had developed illicit relations with a young man of the same locality. Ghulam Abbas, father of the girl advised her time and again to mend her ways but she lent deaf ear to his advice. On Friday, both the man and his daughter exchanged harsh words over the issue. Thereupon Ghulam Abbas, in a fit of rage, pounced upon her and strangled her to death.

The police have registered a case against Ghulam Abbas who managed to escape after committing the offence. The dead body was shifted to the city morgue for autopsy.