SIALKOT - Infuriated family members of a murdered youth set fire to the house of his alleged killer, due to which the latter’s father burnt alive in the house in village Teekowal-Begowala, Sambrial.

Accused Sajid, Waqar, Abbas and Naeem allegedly shot dead widow Rehana Kausar’s only son Arsalan Arshad over the issue of keeping the pigeons on the rooftop of his house. The incident created panic amongst the local people.

Begowala police have registered a case (177/2014) against the accused under sections 34, 109 and 302 PPC with no arrest. After the youth’s killing, his family gathered and attacked the house of Sajid. The accused’s family member took shelter in separate rooms. The room wherein his father Nazir Ahmed took shelter was locked by over 40 people and set on fire due to which, Nazir Ahmed burnt alive. Later, the accused fled away, after cooling the fire of their revenge.According to the FIR lodged by Nazir Ahmed’s widow Kalsoom at Begowala police station under sections 148,149, 302 and 436 PPC, the forty accused including 30 nominated accused attacked her house in village Teekowala-Begowala, Sambrial tehsil and set the house on fire. She said that her husband took shelter  in a separate room to save his life from the attackers, but the mob also set that room on fire after locking it from outside, saying that Nazir Ahmed earlier died of suffocation of smoke and later burnt alive.

Begowala police shifted the bodies to Sambrial THQ Hospital for autopsy. Police have started investigation with no arrest. When contacted, DSP Asar Ali told newsmen that the police teams were raiding various places for the early arrest of the accused involved in both the incidents.

WOMEN FOUND HUSBAND’S KILLER: The Sabzpeer police have traced out a blind murder case of a local scrape dealer, and arrested his accused wife and her alleged paramour for killing him after two weeks of the murder. According to police officials, village Nograan-Sabzpeer-based Azra had “developed illicit relations with local youth Arif”. She got killed her husband Abdul Rasheed with the help of Arif and staged a drama of murder during dacoity.

The police used the scientific methods of investigation and arrested slain scrape dealer Abdul Rasheed’s wife Azra and Arif in this case. She confessed to have killed her husband with the help of her paramour. The police have sent the accused behind bars after registering a murder case against them.