Contractor shot dead
LAHORE, May 12: Robbers shot dead a contractor and injured his 40-year-old employee on resistance in Jiya Moosa locality of Shahdara on Thursday.
Police said Rasheed and other labourers were asleep at an under-construction site near Flower Market when a group of robbers arrived there and awoke them up.
As Rasheed put up resistance, the suspects opened fire, injuring him and labourer Azam. Rasheed later succumbed to his wounds at Mayo Hospital.