Five persons including three women were killed in different incidents of violence, honour killing and other mishaps over the past 48 hours.

According to details, in Sahiwal a man murdered his sister with a hatchet in Chak 53/GD in the limits of Noor Shah Police for honour. The gruesome incident took place when Liaqat caught his sister Muqadas with a youth of the village namely Shehzad in objectionable condition in their house. Simmering with anger, he murdered his sister with a hatchet while Shehzad managed to escape from the scene.

In another incident which took place in Mauza Muhammadpur in the remit of Bahadar Shah where Amraan along with his accomplices murdered a youth named Muhammad Amraan. They exchange harsh words at which Amraan and his accomplices opened fire on Muhammad Amraan. Resultantly he got severe injuries and died on the spot. The police have registered separates case. In Gujranwala, a girl died while her brother sustained serious injuries in road accident here. Loqman, a resident of Green Valley along with his sister Madiha was going somewhere on a motorcycle when. When they reached near Khiali bypass, Luqman lost control of the motorcycle due speeding and collided with a donkey-cart. Resultantly both Luqman and Madiha got injured seriously. They were rushed to hospital where Madiha breathed her last.

In Sheikhupura, a woman said to be mother of five children, committed suicide after her husband tortured her severely here in Jhabran Mandi.

Deceased Shamshad Bibi, wife of Abdullah had a quarrel with her husband over a domestic issue. Infuriated at her arguments, the man started beating her with a stick. Dejected over the torture, the women bought rat poison from the market and consumed it. Resultantly her condition turned worst and was rushed to nearby hospital where doctor pronounced her as dead. The Saddr Police started investigation.

Similarly in a road accident, a speeding car knocked a youth down in front of city railway station. The youth Zahoor Elahi was on the way to home on bicycle when a speedy car coming from the opposite direction hit the bicycle. He sustained critical wounds and was rushed to hospital where breathed his last.

The B-Division Police started investigation against the absconding car driver.