HAFIZABAD-In-laws allegedly gunned down a widow on suspicion of plotting her husband’s murder, here the other night.

According to the police, the incident occurred in Mohallah Mughalpura where a mother of seven children was shot dead by her in-laws.

According to police source, Nasrullah, husband of Bushra Bibi was murdered by unidentified accused in Khuttay Shah village some four years ago. However, Bushra’s in-laws suspected that she had manoeuvred the murder with the connivance of her alleged paramour. The family used to quarrel with the woman over the issue, thereupon, she had recently abandoned her husband house and settled in Mohallah Mughalpura, Hafizabad. The other night, members of her in-law including Usman, son of Asghar, Fazal Abbas, Babar, Mehdi Hassan and others allegedly stormed into her house and shot her dead.

The police shifted the dead body to the city morgue for autopsy and registered a case against the accused.