Lahore: Property dispute claims life
LAHORE: Cross firing between two groups over property dispute claimed the life of one person in the limits of Baghbanpura police station on Thursday. The victim, identified as Malangi, son of Allah Rakha, resident of Mehmood Booti, belonged to Nasir Group and they had a property dispute with Riaz Group in Mehmood Booti. On the day of incident, both groups gathered at disputed piece of land and exchanged harsh words with each other.
During the course of scuffle, one of the members of Riaz Group opened fire at Nasir Group in which Malangi received a serious bullet wound. As a result, the victim died on the spot while accused persons managed to escape.
The police reached the spot and removed the body to morgue for autopsy. No case was registered till the filing of this report. According to duty officer of Baghbanpura police station, nobody had filed any application for the registration of FIR.