Man shot dead in Islamabad
ISLAMABAD: A man who was mediating a dispute between two neighbours was shot dead on Friday, police said. Mohammad Mubashir Hafiz, 23, spotted his neighbours scuffling with each other in Naiabadi Alipur.
He tried to calm down both men who were beating and abusing each other. Later one of them made a telephone call and in response three persons arrived in a car.
The armed men opened fire as soon as they got off the car.
Hafiz was hit by two bullets and was critically injured.
On hearing the gunshots, people rushed to the spot and found the injured lying in a pool of blood.
Seeing the villagers, the attackers escaped. Hafiz was shifted to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.