Chakwal: 3 gunned down
CHAKWAL: Three persons were shot dead in Talagang on Monday morning, sources told Dawn. Munawar Hussain, a resident of Bhalomar village, was going to Lahore from Talagang with his friend Haji Mohammad Riaz, a resident of Dhurnal village.As they boarded a Lahore–bound bus at general bus stand, four persons in a car chased them.
After a brief chase, they intercepted the bus. The armed assailants stormed into the bus and opened indiscriminate fire. Both friends died on the spot while another passenger Ghulam Sarfraz also came in the range of bullets and sustained serious injuries. He was rushed to Rawalpindi where he died.
According to police, Munawar had a feud with the attackers. Till the filing of this report, FIR could not be registered. “We would arrest the killers soon once the victims’ relatives nominate them,” Investigation Officer Ali Abbas said.