Lahore: Factory manager shot dead
Lahore: Some unidentified suspects killed a manager of a local factory at his office over an unknown issue in Shafiqabad police limits on Sunday.
Police have removed the body to morgue for autopsy and registered a case against unidentified killer(s). The victim identified as Rana Ishtiaq Waheed, 44, a resident of Shafiqabad-2, was working as a manager at an engineering factory in Shafiqabad. On the day of the incident, he was sitting at his office when two unidentified persons barged into his office and opened indiscriminate firing. As a result, he received serious bullet injuries while accused persons managed to escape. After hearing the shots, employees of the factory got panicky and informed the police. Local police reached the scene late and collected forensic evidence. In the meantime, factory employees rushed the victim to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The victim s son suspected that his father had been killed by people who were not allowing him to purchase a plot close to their home. Police have resgistered a case against unidentified suspects. The victim left behind a widow and six children.