Bahawalpur: Terrorists kill 2 in attack on mosque
BAHAWALPUR: As reported by the Dawn News on Monday, two people were killed and seven others injured when masked gunmen attacked a mosque in Bahawalpur on Saturday morning. According to eyewitnesses, the imam of Satellite Town’s Masjid Al Qamar was holding Dars-e-Quran in the courtyard when a motorcycle carrying three masked men pulled up outside the mosque at around 5.45am. One of them stayed behind, one entered the courtyard while the third went upstairs and opened fire on people attending the Dars. The attackers escaped. Abdul Majid Qureshi, a homoeopath, died on the spot and Jamil, a landlord, succumbed to wounds in the Bahawal Victoria Hospital. Two of the injured were in critical condition.