Islamabad: Brothers shot dead
ISLAMABAD: Two brothers were gunned down after a scuffle with a fruit vendor at Khana Bridge late Wednesday night. Mohammad Ashraf, a lawyer, and his brother, Mohammad Mukhtar had a scuffle with a fruit vendor over purchasing of fruit on Lehtrar Road near Khana bridge. During the scuffle, they exchanged harsh words and later manhandled each other. However, some elders intervened and separated them. After a few minutes, Mukhtar and Ashraf got in their car to go home. In the meantime, a person appeared from the dark and opened indiscriminate fire on them and escaped from the scene. Both brothers died on the spot. On information, the police and rescue workers reached there and shifted the bodies to the hospital.