KARACHI - A man killed wife and young daughter at Hussain Hongara Goth in Sohrab Goth Police precincts on Saturday.

Police said Ajmina, 35, wife of Shahzad, and her daughter Rahila, 13, was lying in pool of blood when her two children returned home from a nearby shop. DSP Nasir Lodhi when contacted said that her husband was a labourer by profession. At the time when his younger children were out of home, Shahzad hammered his wife and daughter to death and managed to flee. When children returned, they informed the police about the incident. Police shifted the bodies to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for autopsy. Police suspected personal dispute behind the incident.

Police handed over the bodies to the family while the case of double murder was yet to be registered.