Teenager shot dead in Lahore
LAHORE: A 17-year-old worker was ‘shot dead’ inside Utility Store near Expo Centre in Johar Town area on Wednesday afternoon, eyewitnesses said.
Muhammad Khurram committed suicide by shooting himself in the temple with the pump-action gun of the security guard inside the store when all the workers were having lunch, Saqib Zahoor, store in-charge told TheNation at the crime scene.
However, family members insisted that resident of Chowk Nonarian, Khurram, was gunned down by one of the employees over some dispute.
The boy Muhammad Khurrum was working at the store as daily-wager for the last several months on Rs 200 per day.
The police have taken all the seven utility store workers into custody. No case was registered till filing of this report.