LAHORE – A 45-year-old housewife was allegedly gang raped and killed by friends of her husband in Kahna Police limits on Friday.

Arif of Shujaabad along with his two unidentified friends visited his relative namely Sher Muhammad, husband of victim woman, at Eidgah area of Kahna. Sher has established a buffalo form a few yards away from his residence.

“On the day of incident, he went to his form house. In his absence, the accused men overpowered his wife and gang raped her and probably the woman would have retaliated on which they brutally slaughtered her,” said a policeman, adding when Sher returned home he witnessed the accused trying to flee the crime scene. Later, police after being informed reached the spot and removed the body to the City morgue. A morgue official said although it seemed the woman was gang raped but something final would be established after post-mortem report.

Police concerned have lodged an FIR against Arif and his two unidentified accomplices with no arrest till filing of this report.