Honour killing: Gujranwala man murders spouse, 4 kids


Representational picture. Photo: FileGUJRANWALA: A person in Gujranwala has allegedly killed his spouse and 4 kids, police revealed on Thursday. The murders, police mentioned, had been dedicated by the lady’s husband, recognized as Imran.According to Geo News, after being arrested, Imran confessed to committing the crime, the police mentioned, including that it was a case of “honour killing” as per Imran’s confession. Police added that the accused additionally confessed to “killing all of his children who woke up from their sleep and witnessed him killing their mother.” Cases of violence in opposition to girls appear to be on an increase within the nation as a number of instances of honour killing had been reported earlier this month. A person recognized as Liaquat Shar allegedly killed his sister over suspicion of getting “illicit relations” with a boy in Ubauro, a city in Sindh’s Ghotki district to save lots of his “honour,” per police.The suspect, nonetheless, managed to flee arrest and fled earlier than he might be detained.In one other case of “honour killing”, a person allegedly axed his spouse to dying in Khairpur’s Piryalo Town within the first week of January 2021. According to police, the suspect tried to flee after killing his spouse, however he was apprehended.During interrogation, the particular person, in accordance with police, “confessed” to his crimes and mentioned that he had killed his spouse “for having an affair with another person”.