Bride kills 13 to avenge marriage
Anewly-wed woman, who allegedly poisoned milk in a bid to kill her husband, caused the death of 13 of her in-laws in Punjab province in Pakistan after they drank the milk mixed into lassi, a yoghurtbased drink, it was reported yesterday.
The incident in Daulat Pur, in Muzaffargarh area, came to light two days ago when it was reported that the bride’s family members had died after drinking an intoxicating beverage, The Nation reported.
However, police said the woman, identified as Aasia, had confessed to poisoning milk.
Aasia was reportedly forced into marriage. (IANS)