QUETTA  - At least three people, including a woman were killed in Dera Murad Jamali area of Naseerabad district, on Wednesday.

According to police, a man identified as Rasool Bakhsh axed his wife and another man to death in Goth Haji Khan area of Dera Murad Jamali. The accused fled after committing the crime.

The victims were shifted to district headquarters hospital for medicolegal formalities where they were identified as Durnaz and Muhammad Iqbal.

Initial investigation suggested the murders were committed in the name of honour. A case has been registered and investigation is underway.