Attock: Marriage dispute claims life
ATTOCK: A youth was killed and a woman seriously injured over a marriage dispute in a village here. Behram Khan, a resident of Haveli village, reported to the Jand police on Sunday that his son Sher Ahmed wanted to marry a girl in the village but her parents refused the proposal saying she had already been engaged.
He said when his son was returning home along with a relative woman; Mujahid and Mohammad Adnan from the girl’s family allegedly attacked them. As a result, his son died on the spot while the woman sustained serious injuries. The police shifted the body and the injured to the tehsil headquarters hospital Jand and are investigating the case.
Meanwhile, thieves stole Rs90,000 and jewellery from the house of Arshad Mehmood in Muhallah Girls High School Fatehjang. Three armed men also looted cash, golden ornaments and other valuables from the house of Fazal Hussain in Jhalu village.