OKARA - A young man, yarning for second marriage, was gunned down by his brother-in-law.

Sources told that Maqbool Ahmad, a resident of Rite Pura Depalpur, got married a few years ago.

About six months ago his wife Azmat Bibi died of a natural death. Maqbool wanted to remarry but when his brother-in-law Ghulam Farid came to know about his will he got enraged and shot him to death.

The police shifted the body to hospital for autopsy.