LAHORE: A couple in Lahore was shot dead in a suspected 'honour killing' case by some unknown gunmen.

According to police, the couple, identified as Salman and Noreen, was recently got married and shifted to Nishter Colony.

Some unknown assailiants had entered the couple's residence and opened fire on the victims.

The police said that two had been killed by shots to the heads. The bodies were shifted to the Jinnah Hospital to carry out the post-mortem examination.