JACOBABAD: A man on Thursday killed his two wives on the pretext of 'honour killing' for allegedly having illicit relationships in district Jacobabad , ARY News reported. Sikandar Ali Dasti killed his wife Zareena,25, and Leghari,35, for alleged having separate affairs with two men, Abdul Aziz Brohi and Haq Nawaz Brohi, who lived in the same locality. The incident took place within the limits of Kalo Bhangar village in district Jacobabad, where Dasti killed both his wives with a pistol. Both women died on the spot…
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