2017-08-10

2 women, 1 man die in KP, Punjab 'honour killings'

Pakistan Forward

PESHAWAR -- Three Pakistanis were slain in "honour killings" in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Punjab provinces, Dawn reported.

A 19-year-old woman and her lover, a 22-year-old man, were fatally shot in Shangla District, KP, police said Wednesday (August 9).

The couple had been in an extra-marital relationship. Police accuse the woman's brother and father of killing them. Both men are still at large

A 17-year-old boy fatally shot his sister and injured her husband in Multan Tuesday (August 8), according to police.

The couple married against the woman's family's wishes, said police.

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