Man tortures wife to death -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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Man tortures wife to death

NAUSHAHRO FEROZE: A man aided by his brothers beat his wife to death in Ghazi Khan Lashari village on Saturday.

Reports said that Wali Mohammad and his brothers severely beat Saleh Khatoon with batons after learning that she had complained to her brothers about torture by the husband.

She suffered serious injuries and was being moved to Rural Health Centre Tharushah in unconscious state but died before reaching there.

EDO of health Mazhar Hisbani told journalists after her post-mortem that there were signs of torture on her body.

ASI Lal Bux Panhwar of Tharushah police station said that the accused had escaped and an FIR against them would be lodged soon. The deceased woman was mother of seven.
Source: Dawn
Date:7/12/2009