Woman stabbed to death by husband


A woman was stabbed to death by her husband, who also tried to commit suicide.

The incident took place in Dhoke Boota in Sector I-14 in the jurisdiction of Noon Police Station on Saturday.

According to police, Rahat Ali killed his wife Gulnaz (35) using a knife and then attempted suicide.

On the information of his neighbours, Superintendent of Police Captain (r) Muhammad Ilyas and Deputy Superintendent of Police Muhammad Hussain Lasi along with a team reached the spot and shifted the deceased woman and the injured accused to the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS).

Quoting the neighbours, the police said the couple used to fight routinely. However, the reason behind the killing will be ascertained after interrogation from the accused husband, they added.