LAHORE - A man shot at and wounded his 70-year-old father over some domestic dispute at their house in North Cantonment, police said Tuesday. The condition of Muhammad Shafi, a resident of Nadir Abad, was stated to be critical till Tuesday night.
The family told the police that Tahir exchanged harsh words with his father Muhammad Shafi over a domestic dispute. Tahir got infuriated and opened fire on his father.
The old man sustained two bullets and was rushed to a hospital in serious condition. The gunman fled from the scene. The police have registered an attempted to murder case against Tahir and are investigating.

Published in The Nation newspaper on 07-May-2014