HYDERABAD: A father allegedly shot dead his teenaged daughter and later surrendered himself to the police in Tando Allahyar district on Sunday.
In what is claimed to be a case of honour killing, the suspect, Umeed Mallah, told the police that he killed 18-year-old Sawera Mallah for honour. The incident took place in Talibul Moula Colony.
“He surrendered along with the pistol with which he killed the young girl,” A-Section police station SHO Naek Muhammad Khoso said. According to him, Mallah suspected that his daughter was involved with a man.