Couple killed for honour in metropolis


A couple was killed for honour in Kanwari Colony area of the city on Tuesday.
According to details, the first incident took place in Kanwari Colony of Manghopir where armed miscreants barged into a house and opened indiscriminate fire at a couple sleeping in the house.
As a result of firing the couple, identified as Ahmed Shah and Sana, were killed on the spot. The murderers fled the scene leaving the bodies in pool of blood.

Police said that the couple had come together as a result of love marriage roughly one week earlier, and did so without taking their families into confidence. As a result, they had started living secretly in the Kanwari Colony.
Police claimed that the brother of Sana killed the couple for honour.

The bodies of the victims were shifted to a hospital to undergo medico-legal formalities.