Celebratory firing claims life in Karak
KARAK: A youth died after being hit by gunshots fired during a wedding function in Hassanabad Latamber area here on Wednesday night. Police said Bughdad Shireen of Ganderi Khattak suffered bullet wounds as a guest, Asmatullah, fired in the air in jubilation but lost control over his gun.
They said the firing victim was taken to district headquarters hospital, Karak but he died of critical wounds, adding the ‘killer’ fled after the incident.
Hameedullah, uncle of the deceased, registered a case with Latamber police station against Asmatullah. Police began investigation but failed to arrest the accused by night.