Lahore: Watchman gunned down
LAHORE: As reported by The News on Monday, a 60-year-old watchman was shot dead when four unidentified motorcyclists attacked the outhouse of a former councillor in the Naulakha police area on Sunday early.
The victim identified as Sher Ali, a resident of Dil Muhammad Road, was working as a watchman of Naulakha Bazaar.
During wee hours of Sunday, Sher Dil was sitting just outside the outhouse of former Councillor Ashraf Butt when four unidentified assailants, equipped with sophisticated weapons, opened indiscriminate firing. As a result, Sher Ali died instantly. Asim Butt, the nephew of Ashraf Butt and son of Aslam Butt alias Aslam Tangay Wala, also sustained injuries in the firing.
The attackers managed to escape from the scene safely.