2 killed in separate incidents in Rawalpindi
RAWALPINDI: Two men were killed here on Thursday late night in separate incidents. According to police, someone killed an unidentified 19–year–old man by giving him poison in the limits of New Town Police Station. According to details, Rescue 1122 found the victim lying unconscious at Sky Ways bus station, Faizabad. Police shifted him to Holy Family Hospital where doctors declared him dead.
Police said the autopsy report revealed that cause of his death was poison intake. Police have registered a murder case against unknown accused and started investigation. Meanwhile, an unidentified man shot dead a public transport van driver in the limits of Westridge Police Station, said police.
Amir Nawaz told police that he was working with driver Muhammad Saeed as conductor of his van bearing registration number LWC-7621. He said on Thursday late night they stopped their vehicle at Chor Chowk bus station and asked the passengers to disembark as the van had completed its route. Nawaz said an unknown passenger after exchange of harsh words with them fired pistol shots at Saeed who died on the spot. He said the passenger managed to escape from the scene.