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Man kills wife, mother-in-law

TAXILA: A man allegedly shot his wife and mother-in-law dead on Friday in the jurisdiction of Pindigheb police station.

Furthermore, four other people died in other incidents in Attock and Taxila.

Quoting family members of the victims, the police said 26-year-old Salma Bibi had developed differences with her husband and had moved into her parents` house.

She had been demanding a divorce from her husband which infuriated him and he attacked her with a daggerbutshe survivedthis murder attempt. An attempted murder case was registered against Salma`s husband.

In July 2021, the suspect shot dead his father-in-law Ghulam Rasool after he refused to send his daughter with him. He was also arrested but then released again on bail due to lack of evidence against him.

On Friday, he shot his wife and mother-in-law.

Upon getting information, a police party reached the spot and shifted the deceased to Tehsil Headquarters (THQ) Hospital for autopsy.-Correspondent