SWABI: District Police Officer Khalid Hamdani tooking serious notice of the sad incident of the alleged poisoning to death of an 18-year old bride by her in-laws in Gandaf area of Swabi district has directed the local police officers to bring the facts before the media. DPO Hamdani, in a telephonic conversation with the express tribune, said a few days ago mother of the victim had filed a case with the Gandaf police station that her daughter Zoha poisoned by her in-laws. Zoha’s husband lives in the US. The initial autopsy report showed no torture marks, Hamdani said. However, on suspicion of poisoning, samples from stomach of the victim have been dispatched to Khyber Medical College Mardan for investigation.
Published in The Express Tribune, July 7th, 2019.