Lahore: Girl killed, uncle injured in marriage firing
Lahore: An eight-year-old girl died and her uncle sustained bullet wounds when some persons opened firing in a marriage ceremony in the Nishtor Colony police area on Sunday.
The deceased was identified as Humaira of Sofia Abad. Police said that the marriage ceremony of Muhammad Naeem Akbar was in progress when his few relatives, including Kashif, started firing in the air. As a result, Humaira and her uncle suffered serious bullets wounds. They were rushed to hospital where the girl succumbed to her injuries while her uncle s condition was stated to be out of danger.
Nishter Colony SHO Akmal and his police team have inspected the crime scene. The body has been removed to morgue. A case has been registered against the accused persons with no arrest so far.