MIRPURKHAS: Three members of the same family were reportedly slaughtered, after unknown assailants broke into their house, Aaj News reported
The incident took place in the Jauhar Colony of Mirpurkhas, where unidentified people entered the home of a retired officer of Revenue Department, killing 3 members of his family, including their 4-year old daughter, Nur Fatima.
DSP Abid Qaimkhani informed that all three dead bodies have been shifted to Civil Hospital for the post-mortem, adding that all of them were killed, using a sharp-edged weapon.
On the occasion, brother of the deceased Mariam said that Nur Alam had married three times and Maryam was his third wife, adding that their one-year old daughter, Naila was fortunately not at home when the incident took place.
According to the police, servant and the watchman of the house has been taken into custody to interrogate about the murder.