TOBA TEK SINGH - The sub-divisional officer (SDO) of the Highway Department was shot dead by unidentified culprits at his house here the other day.

SDO Muhammad Arshad did not turn up at office due to which his office employees reached his house where they found him dead. According to the employees, he had been shot in the head.

Meanwhile, the City Police suspected that SDO Arshad’s second wife Khalida Perveen who belonged to Jhelum, could be involved in the murder as she along with a female servant were missing.