Woman among two killed for honour in Jacobabad


JACOBABAD: A man gunned down two including his sister-in-law for honour and escaped the scene here on Monday.

Police said that the accused identified as Farooq, over suspicion of illicit relations gunned down the wife of his elder Sabir Jakhrani and another youth Niaz, after he found them talking to each other in Murad Jakhrani Town, Mauladad police station jurisdiction in Jacobabad.

The culprit fled the scene after committing the dual murder and the bodies were shifted to Civil Hospital where they were handed over to heirs after a postmortem.

The police, after registering a case against the murderer, have started raids for his arrest.