MANSEHRA:  Police found bullet-riddled bodies of a couple apparently killed for honour in Jalo area of Mansehra district here on Sunday.

The Saddar police, while quoting Taj Muhammad, father of the deceased boy, said that his son Faisal had married a woman Aisha a year ago. Taj Muhammad said that his son went missing few days ago but someone informed him about his death.

The police said that the bodies were found in graveyard in Jalo area in the jurisdiction of Saddar Police Station who were later identified as Aisha and Faisal.

A case is registered against unknown persons while the bodies were handed over to relatives for burial. Motive behind the crime could not be ascertained as the family of Faisal has reportedly no enmity with anyone.