Lahore: Monetary dispute claims life
LAHORE: Rivals allegedly shot dead on Sunday a man and injured four others, including a minor girl, over a monetary dispute in Batapur.
Police said Muhammad Zahid and his son-in-law Muhammad Abid, of Bhatta Chowk, had a monetary dispute with Nazar Iqbal and Amjad.
Both parties had scuffled over the issue time and again.
Quoting victim families, police said Nazar Iqbal opened fire with the connivance of his accomplices injuring Zahid, Abid, and their relatives Mukhtar, Sumeera and seven-year-old Fatima and fled the scene.
The injured were rushed to hospital where Zahid was pronounced dead while condition of one of the others was said to be critical.