Islamabad: A young woman was knifed to death by her husband today in the Shakyot locality of Gilgit city.
According to media reports, a person identified as Ali Haider killed his wife by repeatedly stabbing her early today. He fled the scene after allegedly committing the murder.
The couple had a child 16 days before the murder took place. The woman was reportedly living at her parents’ house where she was stabbed to death.
The police have registered a case and raids are being carried out to nab the alleged murderer.