MIRPURKHAS: A husband strangled his wife and four children in village Jhilori, some 20km off here. Police have arrested the accused claiming him to be insane.
According to the police the gruesome incident happened in early morning hours of Friday in which accused Khushi Muhammad Lashari strangled his wife Wilai 30, sons; Aqib 10 and Abdul Hakeem 8, daughters; Sabah 4 and Nida 4. The body of mother and her children was brought to Civil Hospital Mirpurkhas where the post mortem report also confirmed that all five victims were strangulated and died of suffocation.
Taluka police however arrested the accused and on the complaint of victim woman Walai’s father Alam Khan registered a case of murder. It is also learnt that the accused was unemployed for the last few years and quarrels in the family was a routine for some time.