Man guns down sister for honour in Lahore

A man confessed to killing his sister here after discovering her relationship with a local youth, police said.

Last Updated: Nov 22, 2010, 12:13 PM IST

Lahore: A man confessed to killing his sister here after discovering her relationship with a local youth, police said.

Eighteen-year-old Rehana was shot dead by her brother Jameel, Daily Times reported on Monday.

A police official said that Jameel, who has been arrested, confessed to killing Rehana for honour after he found his sister was having an affair with a youth.
Rehana and her brother had a verbal altercation on Sunday following which Jameel fired at Rehana. She was critically injured and died at a hospital.

IANS