Rawalpindi: Young man killed in marriage ceremony firing
RAWALPINDI: A young man was killed in indiscriminate firing in a marriage ceremony at Rawat Friday, the police spokesman said. Police have registered an FIR against the bridegroom and his father on murder charges. Police said that in a marriage ceremony in village Door Chah, friends and relatives of the bridegroom, Shafqaat Kiani, started aerial and straight firing when the marriage procession was going towards bride’s home.
A young man, Zahid Shah, son of Zakir Shah, sustained multiple bullets during the haphazard firing and he died on the spot. Police, taking up the case, booked the bridegroom, Shafqaat Kiani, his father and two friends Usman and Javaid, holding them responsible for the killing.