Man axes daughter to death in Okara -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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Man axes daughter to death in Okara

OKARA, April 7,2005: A man axed his daughter to death for not reconciling with her husband, while a desperate youth killed the mother of the girl who had refused his marriage proposal in the district in the last 24 hours.

One Ismail of Chah Phatty Wala village near Basir Pur axed his daughter Razia Bibi to death as she refused to reconcile with her husband Javid. She was married just five months ago and had got estranged with Javid.

In another incident, Muhammad Ilyas, a resident of Burewala, shot dead one Bilqees bibi when she was busy in Rasm-i-Hina of her son Bashir and daughter Aasia in 6/1.L village. It is learnt that the accused wanted to marry Aasia Bibi, but her parents refused to accept the proposal. Two guests Muhammad Ayub and Rashid also sustained injuries.

DIES: A motorcycle-rickshaw driver, Rashid Hasan, died when his vehicle collided with a wagon coming from opposite direction. He was on his way to a fair in Sheikhu Sharif from Gogera. Two passengers Noor Ahmad and Mushtaq Ahmad sustained severe injuries in the accident.
Source: Dawn