LAHORE: A man stabbed his wife to death in the name of ‘honour’ in the Shahdara police limits on Wednesday. The killer told the investigators that his wife had developed illicit relations with another man.
The resident of Begum Kot, Muhammad Afzal, exchanged harsh word with his wife Nasrin Bibi as she came back home after a few hours. The man got infuriated and repeatedly stabbed her. After listening to the hue and cry of the woman, local residents intervened and managed to capture the killer. The woman died on the spot.
The police also reached the spot and arrested the killer. The body was removed to the morgue for autopsy. Further investigation is underway.