Man, woman shot dead in Charsadda
CHARSADDA: A woman and a man were shot dead in separate incidents here on Sunday. In the first incident, a woman was killed allegedly over a matrimonial dispute in the Uthmanzai area. The police registered a case on the complaint of Sabz Ali, husband of the victim. Sabz Ali said the accused Qayyum, Mukhtiarm Hayat and Matahir Shah came to his house and started firing on the family, killing his wife on the spot. The motive behind the incident was stated to be a matrimonial dispute between the two families.
The second incident happened in Sardheri area where a man was shot dead while trying to resolve a dispute between two groups.
Asghar Ali told the police that his brother Akhtar Ali was trying to resolve a row between Zahoor and Ejaz over swimming in a canal. As they were talking, Samin, a brother of Zahoor, opened fire on them, killing Akhtar on the spot.
The Sardheri police registered a case and started efforts to arrest the accused.