LAHORE: A man allegedly tortured his pregnant wife to death in Lahore’s Ichra locality yesterday night.

According to police officials, 26-year-old victim Sundus had married Shahbaz three years ago. However, both would reportedly often quarrel on different issues.

They said that on the day of the murder Shahbaz had badly beaten his wife which caused her death. The suspect then fled the crime scene.

Sundus’ body was transferred to Jinnah Hospital for postmortem.