SAHIWAL- A woman was allegedly gunned down ‘in the name of honour’ in the suburban Chak 48, here the other night.

According to police, some relatives doubted the character of Mrs Nusrat Zaheer, wife of Zaheeruddin Babar, the principal of private school. On Sunday night, the accused identified as Imran, Ejaz, Sabir and Shujaat barged into the house of Nusrat and fired indiscriminate gunshots. Resultantly, she sustained multiple injuries and was rushed to Civil Hospital Sahiwal, where she succumbed to her injuries.

The Noor Shah Police registered a case against four accused. The police also suspected involvement of the deceased woman’s husband in the killing. No arrest, however, could be made till filing of this report.