Woman allegedly poisoned by husband


LAHORE: Chung police arrested a suspect who allegedly poisoned his wife to death. The arrested suspect was identified as Ejaz Ali and the complainant, the victim’s brother Fazal ul Rehman, alleged in his FIR before police that the suspect would regularly torture his sister.  She had told her family about the abuse multiple times and had separated from Ejaz.

However, he came to the  house and took her to his home after reconciliation. Two days ago, he called the family and informed them that she had swallowed poisonous pills as a suicide attempt. They took the victim to hospital for treatment, where the suspect also harassed them. The victim died while receiving treatment in the hospital.

Following the registration of the FIR, police started investigating the incident. It came forth that Ejaz was the culprit. Police arrested him and were investigating the matter further.

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