SARGODHA - A man gunned down his sister along with her three minor children here in Model Town area on Sunday. An anonymous caller led the police to recovery of four bullet-riddled dead bodies which had been buried in a deserted area of Model Town in the remit of Satellite Town Police.

As per details, police had received an anonymous phone call about the presence of dead bodies. The police officials, however, paid a cursory visit to area and returned back vainly. But the unknown person repeated his call so the police thoroughly searched the whole area and at last found four dead bodies who were identified as 33-year-old Nazia, eight-year-old Usman, six-year-old Irfan and two-year-old Ramzan. The police registered a case against the accused on the statement of Mohammad Hayat, a resident of village 94 North. He stated that his brother-in-law Ghazanafar Abbas took his wife Nazia and children with him two days ago and later he killed them with the assistance of his brother Ismail and a relative namely Murtaza. The police arrested the accused who confessed to the crime.

Later, the police handed over the dead bodies to the heirs after autopsy at DHQ Hospital.

ONLINE ADDS: A man reportedly gunned down his sister along her three children in the name of honour. The incident occurred overnight in Model Town area where all four were killed with gunshots. The police arrested deceased Nazia Bibi’s brother Ghazanfar Abbas on suspicion and interrogated him. During interrogation, he confessed to have killing her and her children. The man said he was suspicious of his sister character.