RATODERO: A 22yearold divorced woman was killed on the pretext of Karokari allegedly by her brother in village Khairodero late last night within the limits of Ratodero police station.
According to Udhal Gachal, brother of the deceased, his sister Nusrat daughter of Muhammad Khan Gachal had gone to attend a ceremony of their relatives in the village. She returned very late in the night and he already was suspecting her character.
He further said that when he asked her the reason for late coming she did not reply satisfactorily and instead started quarrelling with him after which he beat her up with stick which resulted in her death.
He alleged that her sister had illicit relations with one Badshah Narejo, resident of Naundero, who too had come to participate in the ceremony. SHO Ratodero PS Khadim Magsi told PPI that accused Udhal Gachal had surrendered himself before Ratodero police.
The body was shifted to Ratodero taluka hospital for postmortem and later handed over to heirs.