Attock: Wood cutter injured
ATTOCK: A wood cutter was seriously injured by a tandoor owner in Khor town of Pindigheb police station over a monetary dispute. Police said here on Tuesday that a woodcutter, Azaat Khan, resident of Khor village, alleged that Abdul Manan, a local tandoor owner, had purchased firewood worth Rs14,500 on loan but had failed to pay the money back despite frequent demands.
Mr Manan, assisted by his friend Ajmal Khan, had attacked Azaat Khan with a knife when asked for payment on Monday evening.
Consequently, Azaat sustained serious injuries and was rushed to the Tehsil Headquarters Hospital. Pindigheb Police have registered a case against the accused.