(DIST): Woman axed to death over phone talk


KOT DIJI:An irate man killed his sister-in law over a minor issue in village Faizal Mahar near Kot Diji on Thursday.


Accused Nazir Mahar attacked his sister-in law Shakeela Mahar with an axe in village Faizal Mahar near Kot Diji. As a result, she suffered severe injuries and died on the spot. The accused fled after swift operation.


The body was shifted to a local hospital for an autopsy and later handed over to the heirs. The incident has created a tense situation and mourning atmosphere in the village.


The police said that they had arrested the accused who told them that he killed his sister-in-law for her frequent talk on phone despite he repeatedly barred her from such act.