ATTOCK - A man gunned down his wife and two daughters over a matrimonial issue while two other persons were killed in separate areas here on Sunday. According to police and rescue sources, a man gunned down his wife and two daughters while critically injured son here in the jurisdiction of Attock Saddr Police.

According to the FIR of the incident, Nazim Hussain Shah, resident Kamalpur Syedan, Attock, informed the police that his brother-in-law Asif Hussain Shah was having dispute his wife Ruqaya over the matrimonial issue of their daughter. He said that the couple were having different opinions in this context as the wanted to marry her daughter Rida to a youth namely Faisal of the same locality but Asif Hussain was not agree.

The other night, Asif Shah returned home and exchanged hot words with his wife. He became furious and pulled out his pistol, shooting Ruqaya,45, and two daughters – Kamal,24, and Rida,23, to death while his younger son Ashtar Abbas,17, sustained gunshot wounds.

On information, the police rushed to the scene and shifted the dead bodies to Asfandyar Shaheed DHQ Hospital Attock for post-mortem and registered a case against the accused.

In another incident occurred in the remit of Hassan Abdal Saddr Police, one Moeen Rehman, resident of Mansoora shot his brother Ishtiaq Beg dead over a domestic dispute while in village Tarbethi, one Gulab Khan was shot dead by unidentified assailants. The police have shifted the dead bodies to hospital for medico-legal formalities and have started investigation.