A newly-wed woman was shot dead by her brother in the Sohrab Goth police limits on Friday, police said.
Laila, 21, and her husband Azhar suffered bullet wounds when her brother along with his friend barged into her residence near a bus stop in Ayub Goth, opened fire on them and fled.
Some residents of the area informed the police, who were taking the couple to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital when Laila died.
Police said that the couple had fallen in love three months back and got married. However, the woman’s brother was not happy with their marriage.
Source: The News