Armed men gunned down three people including a chairman of Union Council (UC) over old enmity here on Saturday and fled from the scene of the crime. Police said that the incident took place in Dandot locality of Chakwal district where armed men sprayed bullets at three people of rival group.
As a result of firing, Chairman UC Dandot, Raja Majid, his nephew and another person were killed. The attackers fled from the scene of the crime. The bodies were moved to DHQ Hospital for postmortem. The police after registering a case against the murderers have started raids for their arrest.
Jhang: Three persons of a family, including a child, were killed while their three relatives including a woman and two girls were injured seriously in a road accident near Bahu Bridge on Jhang-Multan Road.
Rescue sources told that six persons of a family belonging to Jacobabad were returning after visiting Darbar Hazrat Sultan Bahoo (R.A) when a speeding bus hit their motorcycle near Sultan Bahu Bridge, killing three persons 18-year-old Nadeem, 35-year-old Munir and 3-year-old Allah Wasaya. Whereas three others including Amina Bibi and 2 girls Amber and Sabra were injured seriously.
Rescue 1122 shifted the injured persons and dead bodies to THQ Hospital Shorkot. Driver of the bus managed to escape after the accident.—Agencies