Punjab University's retired Ahmadi professor found murdered in her home

Posted In: News Date:Apr 18th, 2017

LAHORE: Some unidentified armed assailants have on Tuesday stabbed to death a former Punjab University female professor in the provincial capital.

61 year old Ahmadi professor Tahira Parveen Malik, also known as Tahira Abdullah, was found killed in her house in the residential colony of the University of Punjab.

As per details, some unknown men entered in to the house of Professor Tahira, who was living alone in the university’s housing colony, and killed her with a sharp-edged knife.

Dr. Tahira Malik was PHD from University of California and she used to teach at Molecular Genetics department.

Authorities are investigating the murder and it's too early to ascertain the motive behind the killing, police said.

However, according to several local reports, robbery does not appear to be the motive as readily accessible thousands of rupees in her handbag and other valuable in the home were undisturbed.