GUJRANWALA: A man poisoned his wife to death on Tuesday for failing to give birth to a baby boy in Gujranwala, police say.
The horrible incident took place in Farid Town area of Gujranwala.
The accused, Muhammad Yousuf, wanted a son and was often seen fighting with his wife, Rifat. The couple had two daughters.
According to police, Yousuf, with the help of his two friends, Sikandar and Mairaj, forced his wife to drink poison before fleeing the scene.
The police shifted the woman’s body to District Headquarter Hospital for post mortem and lodged a case against the suspect.