One shot dead, 2 killed in road accidents


Three persons including a newborn were killed in different incidents, here on Thursday. Rescue sources said that an unidentified man shot dead one Babar, son of Salamat (35), a resident of Chak No 208-RB, near Kashmir Pull on canal road, and fled the scene.

The body was shifted to a mortuary for postmortem. Police have collected forensic evidence and started investigation.

In the second incident, a vehicle ran over a newborn, who had been thrown by someone near MCB Bank branch on Millat Road at night.

Rescue team handed over the body to Sargodha road police station.

Meanwhile, a speeding tractor-trolley hit a motorcyclist near Chak No 465, tehsil Samundri. The victim was later identified as Muhammad Khalil (50), a resident of Chak No 215-GB, Samundri.


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