At least five member of a family were shot dead in Kotli Behram area of Sialkot.

According to details, some unidentified persons entered the house of a local trader Naved Mughal in Kotli Behram in the jurisdiction of Civil Lines Police Station and shot dead five people.

Those who died included Naved Mughal, his wife Musarrat Bibi, son Kashif Naved and two daughters Saba and Sadaf.

Panic gripped the area after the incident. Police reached the spot and started investigation.