KASUR/SAHIWAL-Five persons including two women were killed in separate incidents of honour killing and violence here the other day.

According to police, a girl was stabbed to death by her father for honour in Madke Dhariwal. The police said that the accused identified as Maqbool Ahmed spotted his daughter with her paramour at which he got enraged and stabbed her to death. The police have registered a case against the accused.

In another incident, a woman ended her life by taking wheat preservative pills in Surhali Kalan. The police said that the deceased woman identified as Nazia Parveen was married to Shehzad but he used to quarrel with her over minor domestic issues. After being fed up with every day quarrels, Parveen committed suicide by taking wheat preservative pills.

In Jajja Kalan, a man was stabbed to death by rivals. According to police, the deceased Muneer Ahmed was asleep at his haveli when some unidentified accused barged into the premises and stabbed him to death. The police have registered a case against the accused.

While a 40-year-old man was crushed to death by a speeding train near Pattoki City police station. According to police, the deceased was passing through railway crossing when the Express train crushed him to death. The identity of the deceased could not be ascertained till filing of the report.

In Sahiwal, a land lord was shot dead by rivals in Dera Rahim. According to police, eight accused including Rana Nisar and Rana Intizar opened fire on Rana Irshad, son of Sardar Muhammad, killing him on the spot. The Dera Rahim Police arrested Nisar and Intizar and registered a case against them.