7 people killed in Sheikhupura clashes
SHEIKHUPURA: Seven people were killed and two others injured in separate armed clashes between rival groups on Monday in Sheikhupura.
In the first incident, armed men of the Mehr group of Sheikhupura city exchanged hot words over a dispute with men of the Jatt group and shot dead Zafri, Tariq and Papoo on the spot. In the retaliatory firing Ashraf of the Mehr group and a passerby were killed while two others sustained injuries.
The second incident occurred in the Nawan Pind area of Ferozwala where armed men opened firing at their opponent group, leaving Razia Bibi and Ameer Ali injured critically. They were rushed to Mayo Hospital, Lahore, where the both succumbed to their wounds.