Mother of three killed for honour near Chitral town

CHITRAL: A woman, mother of three, was killed allegedly by her husband over suspicion of illicit relations with a neighbour here on Wednesday.

Chitral police said Abdul Jalil, son of Ali Muhammad, a Gujjar living in Bakamak village, hanged her wife to death in the cattle pen. He also later attacked the suspected man with an ax and injured him. The injured was shifted to the District Headquarters Hospital.

Police have arrested the suspected killer and investigating the murder case.