Newly-married couple stabbed to death in Bahawalpur

BAHAWALPUR: Unknown persons barged into a house and stabbed a newly-wedded couple to death in Bahawalpur on Friday.

According to police, Abid and Kulsoon, residents of Sahiwal, got married one and a half month ago.

They were living in a rented house at Islamia Colony in Bahawalpur.

According to neighbors, both the husband and wife were found dead in the courtyard. Their bodies bore marks of knife stabbing.

Police say that the victims were aged between 20 and 25. The dead bodies were shifted to Bahawalpur’s Victoria Hospital for post mortem.

The police registered a case and launched a probe into the killing