DERA GHAZI KHAN: A man cut hair of his wife and tortured her with hot iron rods on Tuesday when she objected to his habit of squandering money in gambling in Gaddai police limits.
According to the police, Abdul Hameed, a habitual gambler, lost money in gambling. When he returned home, his wife Kaneez admonished him.
He got infuriated and inflicted burns to kaneez’s feet with hot iron rods, besides cutting her hair as a punishment.
A neighbour, alarmed by the woman’s cries called the police. The police arrested the attacker, registering a case against the suspect.