Unidentified robbers gunned down a citizen over resistance near 49 Tail locality in the remit of Cantt Police here the other night. According to the police, the incident occurred when Iftikhar, a resident of congested 49 Tail area of Sargodha city was busy making arrangements for the wedding of his brother and sister. All of sudden the dacoits intercepted him at gunpoint but he put up resistance. At which the culprits opened fire and fled the scene. Resultantly he received fatal bullet wounds and breathed his last instantly. The unexpected death turned the festivity in the house into mourning.–Staff Reporter

The police shifted the dead body to the morgue of DHQ hospital and later handed it over to the heirs after post-mortem.