Honour killing: Man kills daughter in Tando Allahyar


HYDERABAD: A man killed his daughter in Sindh’s Tando Allahyar district on Sunday suspecting her of having an affair and turned himself in.

Umeed Mallah, the self-confessed culprit, killed his daughter, Sawera Mallah, 18, in Talibul Moula Colony.

The culprit surrendered himself to the police along with a murder weapon.

Umeed told the police that his daughter had an affair with a man and that compelled him to kill her.

The police have not registered an FIR so far. However, if no family member comes forward as a complainant, then they will lodge a case on behalf of the State after the postmortem report.