HAFIZABAD-Two women were killed in two different mishaps in two different villages here on Tuesday.

According to police source, a girl identified as Maryam in Kharrak Bhattian village was shot dead by her brother Shafqat and his cousin Rehmat over her suspicious character.

The police have arrested both the accused and are investigating.

The dead body has been shifted to the city morgue for autopsy.

Another young girl Tayyaba was electrocuted when she touched an electric motor in her house in Qila Chadhran. She died before any medical aid could be made available to her.

Meanwhile, a dead body of 35-year-old young man was recovered from the lower Chenab Canal near Sagar village. The body has not yet been identified. The dead body bore some visible marks of torture. The dead body has been shifted to the city morgue for post mortem.