‘Honor killing’: Three women shot dead in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: Three women were shot dead in Faisalabad in what appears to be a case of another honor killing, Aaj News reported on Wednesday

Sources claimed that, a suspect nameed Wahid went to his father in-law’s house to take his estranged wife Zara back home. However, Zara refused to go with him.

At this, Wahid and his friends open fire at 24 years old Zara, 18 years old Farzana and 68 years old Nasreen.

The women succumbed to the wounds and died on the spot. Wahid and his friends managed to flee from the scene.

According to the locals, the three deceased women had disputes with their husbands.

Police have transferred the bodies to District Hospital Faisalabad for postmortem. Police claimed that it was an honor killing.

Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif has ordered CPO Faisalabad to arrest the criminals and submit an initial investigation report of the incident.