Woman shot dead in Haripur
HARIPUR: A woman was gunned down over a family dispute the other day. A minor was also injured, Saddar police said Saddar police quoted Munawar Khan of village Goraki as saying his son Imran had contracted love marriage with the sister of Matloob who was not happy with her decision. On Wednesday evening Matloob came to their home and after find Imran and his wife were not home, he, in a fit of anger, opened fire at complainant’s wife, Rehmat Jan, injuring her seriously. A minor, Usama, 4, also received bullet injuries. The woman died in hospital.
Meanwhile, armed bandits deprived a family of cash and valuables in Ghazi tehsil. The intruders also injured the head of the family, Akhtar Nawaz, former UC councillor, and his wife seriously, when they put up resistance. The bandits took away 13 tola gold ornaments, Rs36,000 and some mobile sets.