Lahore: Only brother of 6 sisters shot dead
LAHORE: The only brother of six sisters was shot dead under mysterious circumstances outside a garments shop in the Iqbal Town area, police said on Wednesday. Police investigators said that Muhammad Asad, 20, had been running a garments shop located in Hunza Block in the Iqbal Town area. On the day of the incident, Asad was busy in his daily work when he was hit by a bullet and fell on the ground. Muhammad Baqir, a security guard at an adjacent shop, told the police that he was cleaning the gun when it accidentally went off. The youth was rushed to a nearby hospital where doctors pronounced him dead.
The police have arrested the security guard and are interrogating him. They have removed the dead body to the morgue for an autopsy. No case has been registered until the filing of this report.
Meanwhile, a man was shot dead by motorcyclists over old enmity in Nishtar Colony area, police said late on Wednesday night.
Resident of Dhallo Khurd, Muhammad Furqan Aslam, was on his way home when his opponents namely Muhammad Yousaf and his accomplices opened fire at him. He was rushed to a local hospital but died in the way. The police are investigating.