Shikarpur: Elderly man shot dead
SHIKARPUR: An elderly man was killed allegedly by his relatives after he refused to give a girl of his family in marriage to a rival family to settle a karo–kari related dispute. Gul Hassan Khoso, 70, was shot dead in Jamra village of the Lakhi Ghulam Hussain area on Thursday. According to area people, Gul Hassan`s relative Ghulam Rasool had alleged that his wife had illicit relations with Gul Hassan`s son Ali Hassan. As compensation, Ghulam Rasool wanted to marry a girl of Gul Hassan family and their refusal led to the murder.