Lahore: 17-year-old girl killed
LAHORE: A 17-year-old girl on Sunday was shot dead by a man. Later, the man shot himself injured in the Kot Lakhpat police precinct on Sunday.
The police said the girl identified as Simra, daughter of Fateh Muhammad, a resident of Zubair Colony near Lahore General Hospital, was an intermediate student.
The police said they were both attending evening classes at an academy near Simra’s house. The man, identified as Rashid Munir (20), a resident of Gulistan Colony, Qainchi Amar Sidhu, used to tease Simra. The girl told her parents and they contacted Rashid’s parents to stop him from teasing Simra.
On Sunday, the boy drew out his father’s pistol and entered Simra’s house. When Simra’s brother, Talha, stopped him, Rashid fire at him. Talha narrowly escaped. Rashid then fired at the girl. Later, Rashid fired at himself. Both were rushed to the Lahore General Hospital where Simra succumbed to her injuries while Rashid is in critical condition.
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