Lahore: Man dies as gun goes off
LAHORE: A 45-year-old man died when the gun of a security guard of a factory accidentally went off during cleaning in the Kahna police jurisdiction on Wednesday.
The police have arrested the accused security guard. The deceased was identified as Muhammad Shabbir, a mentally deranged man who used to wander in the area frequently.
According to police, Shabbir used to visit daily the factory located near Chanan Din Wala village on Ferozpur Road. On Wednesday, security guard Zia Ur Rehman was cleaning his gun when it suddenly fired after the trigger was accidentally pushed by Zia. Police said the bullet hit Shabbir in the head and he was wounded. Later he died in hospital.