Pakistani Bride Inadvertently Kills 18 in the scheme meant to Kill Husband:
By: Rare. Us Updated: Nov 2, 2017 – 7:35 PM
MULTAN, Pakistan – A Pakistani bride is in custody after her determined attempt at poisoning her new husband accidentally killed multiple individuals of his circle of relatives as an alternative police said Wednesday.
According to the Daily Mail, Aasia Bibi, 21, had tried to give her husband tainted milk, but he did now not drink it. The milk turned into later became a traditional yogurt drink, lassi, which lots of his extended family ingested. The deaths of at the least 18 members — and counting — of the husband’s circle of relatives have been connected to the food.
In a courtroom look, Bibi stated that she turned into pressured into the arranged marriage even as she became in love with every other man, Shahid Lashari, AP reported.
“I repeatedly requested my mother and father no longer to marry me in opposition to my will as my faith, Islam, also permits me to select the man of my desire for marriage but my dad and mom rejected all of my pleas and they married me to a relative,” she stated.
Bibi had formerly attempted to escape her husband and return to her dad and mom’ domestic and became desperate for a manner out of the union. A senior police authentic confirmed that her lover and his aunt had been also being investigated for murder for imparting the toxic substance, BBC said.
According to police, the new bride claimed that a poisonous frog had fallen into the milk. Since the arrest, she expressed regret over the casualties, saying that she became simplest concentrated on the husband, Daily Mail pronounced.
A district police officer also shared that they might simplest confirm the kind of poison after chemical assessments at the sufferers. As a result, Bibi, her lover and everybody arrested in connection are also being charged below anti-terror laws to deter others from attempting whatever comparable.