‘Honour’ crime: Man kills daughter, her alleged boyfriend

Published: February 11, 2014
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Police said Muhammad Riaz had also killed his uncle, aunt and their son four years ago. PHOTO:FILE

Police said Muhammad Riaz had also killed his uncle, aunt and their son four years ago. PHOTO:FILE

DHONKAL: 

A man shot his 18-year-old daughter and a man he believed she was having an affair with in Mauza Kot Olakh on Monday. The man’s sons helped him in the crime.

Police said Muhammad Riaz had also killed his uncle, aunt and their son four years ago after a suspicion that his cousin, too, was having an affair with his daughter. His daughter had left home and had started living with her maternal grandparents.

Riaz was sentenced to death, but he had fled the jail.

Alipur Chattha police said they had registered a case against five suspects, two of whom had been arrested. Riaz, however, has yet to be arrested.

The bodies were sent to Wazirabad tehsil headquarters hospital for autopsy.

Published in The Express Tribune, February 11th, 2014.

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  • Stranger
    Feb 11, 2014 - 9:10PM

    For god’s sake- since when did it become a crime to fall in live?

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  • Feb 12, 2014 - 5:12AM

    MY QUESTION IS ARE WE REALLY HUMANS OR ANIMAL?????????…..

    LETS NOT TALK ABUT ISLAM FOR INSTANCE ..

    sick mentality .. why we made islam so complicated ?? however islam is a very liberal religion

    he’s a physco path …………. however Islam doesnt go against the will of boy or girl …….. ……………….. extrememe level of jaaahaaaliyaaat ……………. education teaches us btw right and wrong so does islam .. it doesnt teach us to kill and it doesnt say in ISLAM history

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