Woman kills three children, attempts suicide


HAFIZABAD: A woman killed her three minor children in Pindi Bhattian, threw their bodies in the Jhang canal and then tried to take her own life on Saturday.

According to details, the woman slit the throats of her six-year-old daughter, four-year-old son and two-year-old son and threw them in Jhang canal near her village. After killing the children, the woman tried to commit suicide by slitting her own throat as well, however, people saved her.

The bodies of the three children were recovered after police and rescue officials found a trail of blood at the site of the incident leading to the children.

The woman has been taken into custody on her husband’s complaint. The reason for her murdering the minor children and attempting to commit suicide attempt are yet to be ascertained.