A man was killed and another injured critically by the firing of dacoits near Jajjal village the other day.

The incident took place when Waqas Ahmed and Qaiser Dogar were on their way back to the village on a motorbike. When they reached near village Jajjal, three dacoits held them at gunpoint.

The outlaws attempted to deprive them of cash and other valuables but they resisted. At which the outlaws fired gunshots on them.

Resultantly, both the friends sustained gunshot wounds. They were taken to Ellahabad hospital where Qaiser succumbed to his injuries. Condition of Waqas is also stated to be critical.

The police have registered against the victims’ rival Nasrullah and two unidentified accused.

Meanwhile, a woman ended her life over a dispute with her husband. The woman namely Firdous and her husband Niaz Ahmad were not having good relations for the last couple of years.

They often used to exchange hot words. They again quarrelled over some issue. At which the woman in a fit of rage, took poisonous pills and committed suicide.