LAHORE- The 10-year-old son of Additional Sessions Judge Arif Mahmood accidently shot dead his mother at home in Nawab Town, police said on Monday. The judge got his son released after a brief detention, according to police sources.

A lawman said that no case was registered since the family declined to initiate action. The cops were told the boy, Dilbaz Abbas, was cleansing the gun when it went off, wounding his mother, Aasia Bibi, 30, critically.She was rushed to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead.