KOT RADHA KISHAN/ARIFWALA/
SHEIKHUPURA/HAFIZABAD
Eleven persons including two women were killed and 10 others sustained multiple injuries in separate incidents of violence and mishaps over the past 24 hours.
According to detail, in Kot Radha Kishan two people were killed over enmity here in Laku Bariyal village. The police said that Amanat invited his two friends Jeera Sain and Khizar Hayat, both rivals, to a marriage ceremony. When Jeera saw Khizar in the function, he got infuriated and allegedly shot him dead. In the meantime, Khizar’s friends also opened firing, killing Jeera as well while another man also received injuries. The police have registered a case and started investigation.
In NOWSHERA VIRKAN, one Naveed was killed over a land dispute here in village Chitti Goraya. As per details, in adjoining village Chitti Goraya, a piece of land falling in “shamlat Deh” was disputed among two local clans Goraya and Arian since long.
Both the clans indulged crossfire which lasted for some time, resulting in the death of Naveed on the spot.
The police have registered a case.
In ARIFWALA, two drowned in a local canal.
As per detail, a man namely Tasawar was taking bath in canal at Bridge Village 63/eb when he drowned. In the meanwhile, his brother-in-law Faraz jumped into the canal for his rescue but he also drowned. Both the bodies were fished out after hectic efforts. The incident plunged the entire village into gloom and moving scenes were witnessed. Both the deceased resided in Mohallah Muzafferabad.
In SHEIKHUPURA, a woman was crushed to death while her daughter and an unidentified elderly man received severe injuries when a speeding dumper ran over them in Ghazi Minara locality, some three-km away from here. According to details, Razia Bibi, 40, along with her younger daughter two-year-old Eaman was standing at a roadside shop for purchasing some eatables for her daughter. In the meantime a rashly driven dumper truck (MNG-8036) driven by Arshad, crushed the woman, her daughter and an elderly man. They were shifted to DHQ hospital where Razia Bibi lost her life. The police rushed to spot and arrested driver besides impounding the vehicle.
Meanwhile, in VEHARI, a labourer was killed and seven others injured when roof of an under construction shop caved in here on Tuesday.
According to details, the incident took place in Steel Market when the labourers were busy with construction work.
As a result a labourer died on the spot while seven others sustained wounds. Rescue 1122 dug out the injured and body from the rubble and shifted them to DHQ Hospital.
Similarly in HAFIZABAD, one Zulifqar Ahmad along with his friend Zafar Iqbal was on the way back to his village when a speeding wagon hit the bike near Sukheke, killing Zulifqar on the spot while Zafar sustained serious injuries and shifted to hospital.
In another incident, Mazhar Abbas was crossing road near Kot Sarwar when he was knocked down by a vehicle as a result of which he died on the spot.
Whereas a villager was killed on Bund Road near Khanpur village when he was crushed by a speeding wagon.
The dead bodies have been removed to hospital for autopsy.
In TOBA TEK SINGH, a woman committed suicide in Chak 290/GB near Rajana on Tuesday. The deceased identified as Suraya Parveen took poison after quarrelling with her in-laws over some domestic dispute. She was shifted to Rajana RHC where she died.