Thursday Jul 01 2021
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Bahawalpur: Woman kills ex-husband, sister-in-law upon getting divorced

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  • Woman allegedly kills her husband, sister-in-law while they were sleeping.
  • Accused used a sharp weapon to kill the victims, say police.
  • The accused has been arrested and a case has been registered against her. 

BAHAWALPUR: A woman has allegedly killed her ex-husband and his sister after she was unable to bear the pain of getting divorced, police said Thursday.

According to the police, the woman — identified as Kulsoom — was divorced by her ex-husband Mustafa Qadeer in Bahawalpur’s Basti Gadran area a day ago.

Unable to accept the decision of her husband, the accused killed him and as well as his sister Sajida with a sharp weapon while they were asleep.

Police said that after receiving information about the incident, they took immediate action and arrested the accused. A first information report (FIR) has also been registered against the accused.

Meanwhile, the murder weapon has also been recovered from the site of the incident.