BAHAWALNAGAR: A man with the help of his two sons allegedly killed his wife, two daughters and another person, and injured three others in the name of honour in Basti Sardar Akuka, Dunga Bunga, late Sunday night.
According to the police, Muhammad Hanif suspected that his wife and daughters had illicit relations with their neighbour Muhammad Afzal. Accompanied by his sons Ahmed Ali and Hakim Ali, Muhammad Hanif slit the throats of his wife Sharifan and daughters Pathani and Reshman. Later, the accused entered the house of Muhammad Afzal and attacked him and three others, Abdul Razzaq, Ali Raza, and Tahir, and injured them seriously.
Dunga Bunga Police and rescue parties rushed to the spot after getting information and shifted the dead bodies and the injured to the District Headquarters (DHQ) Hospital Bahawalnagar. Ali Raza succumbed to injuries while the condition of other injured was stated to be serious. Dunga Bunga Police arrested the three accused and started investigation.