A man has allegedly strangled his wife to death in the Pirmahal police precincts.

According to the police, 30-year-old Naz Perveen, mother of four children, died last Friday. She was being given final bath before funeral prayers. Meanwhile, the local women witnessed marks around her neck showing that she had been strangulated. They informed the police which removed the body to Pirmahal THQ Hospital for autopsy.

The report has confirmed that she was murdered. The police were raiding to arrest her husband Syed Zahid Hussain who disappeared after the disclosure of his alleged involvement in the murder.