I burnt my daughter to set example says Zeenat, s mother
  • Lahore; the mother of young teenage girl Zeenat who was burnt by her own mother over marrying with her own choice has said that Zeenat apologized from me but I still burnt her to learn the lesson to the society. Zeenat was set on fire by her own mother for marrying with a boy with her own choice.
  • Zeenat mother took her to her house by saying that she has forgiven her but she was determined to kill her. She said that Zeenat asked her for forgiveness with the feet of her mother in hands.
  • Police has revealed that Zeenat Rafique, 18, was choked before being burnt.

Rafique’s husband buried her after her own family rejected her body The young woman was buried on Thursday by her husband, 19-year-old Hassan Khan.

“When we saw her body, she had strangulation marks on her neck,” Rafique’s mother-in-law Shahida Bib said.

Rafique’s family had refused to accept her body. Khan, the young widower, told police that Rafique had feared for her life after the couple eloped.

“I only allowed her to visit her parents after her paternal uncle guaranteed her safety,” Khan said, according to media. I only allowed her to visit her parents after her paternal uncle guaranteed her safety,” Khan said,