Deputy inspector general police, South Zone Karachi said in a statement that according to initial post-mortem report PPP leader and minister Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani killed his wife before committing suicide
“On the basis of available crime scene/circumstantial evidence and initial post-mortem report it appears that Mir Hazar Khan Bijrai killed his wife and then committed suicide with the same weapon,” the statement read.
“Examination of the crime scene and dead bodies indicated that the death was caused by firearms. Mir Hazar Khan Bijrani received one gunshot in the head, entry from the right and exit from the left. Whereas, Mrs. Fariha Razzaq Haroon received three bullets; one on head – entry from left and exit from right ear – and two on abdomen.”
“According to initial forensic/ballistic report of FSL, all the empties collected from the crime scene has been fired from the same weapon,” the DIG statement added.
However, the funeral prayers of both were offered after Friday prayers at Sultan Mosque in Defence Housing Authority (DHA).