Father kills six relatives

A MAN angered over his daughter’s decision to marry a Christian boy and his son’s relationship with a Christian girl shot and killed his wife, four children and two other relatives today, police in Pakistan said.

The man, Mohammed Nawaz, a former employee of Pakistan’s Interior Ministry, turned himself in after committing the crime. Police said he killed his family members to protect their honour.

"The accused is psychologically disturbed," a spokesman said.