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Jhang/ CHICHAWATNI/BUREWALA

Six persons including a minor and three women were killed in various incidents and mishaps occurred in different areas during the past 24 hours.

As per details, in Jhang, a man gunned down his married sister for honour. Reportedly, Muhammad Qasim, a resident of Mauza Mansoor Sial, suspected that his married sister Abida Mai had developed illicit relations with some one of the same village at which he was very grieved. He entered her home and opened indiscriminate firing, killing her on the spot. The Atharan Hazari Police have registered a murder case against him.

In another mishap, a man strangulated his servants over salary dispute.

Allah Ditta was working as a servant Muhammad Ashraf in Mauza Amrana Janoobi situated in the remit of the Massan Police. Allah Ditta exchanged harsh word with his owner Muhamad Ashraf over salary issue at which annoyed Ashraf. To take revenge, Ashraf along with his accomplices strangulated Allah Ditta. The police have registered a case against one nominated and two unknown accused.

In another incident, a married woman was electrocuted. Rabia Bibi, wife of Muhammad Yousaf, a resident of Basti Mallah of Jhang was washing clothes in her home when suddenly she sustained severe electric shocks from water and breathed her last on the spot. In another mishap, a 3-year-old minor drowned in canal. Reportedly, Saddique, son of Saeed Jaskani, a resident of Rodoo Sultan was playing on the bank of Rungpur Canal when suddenly he slipped and fell into the canal.

On information, Rescue 1122 divers reached the spot and after hectic struggle recovered the dead body from Mauza Doloana, some 30-km away from the Rodoo Sultan.

In Chichawatni, a man was killed for honour in the Ghaziabad area of Chichawatni, police said on Saturday.

Muhammad Ramazan, a resident of Chak 26-11-L, reportedly had illicit relations with a married woman in the neighbourhood. The other night, the woman’s husband found them in objectionable condition at his residence. At which Muhammad Sher along with his sons and brothers grabbed Ramazan, clubbed and stabbed with a dragger, killing him on the spot. Ramazan has arrived in the town from Karachi to celebrate Eid with his family.

The police handed over the body to the family after medico-legal formalities. The police said that two accused Ghulam Muhammad and Muhammad Asif have been arrested while Muhammad Sher and Muhammad Ejaz are at large so far. The police were searching to arrest the absconders.

In Burewala, a woman killed and nine other sustained serious injuries when a speeding bus overturns near Mana More here on Saturday noon.

Reportedly, two speeding buses including a Kasur-bound left Burewala and drivers started race to chase each other. When the buses reached near Adda Mana Morr, one of the bus taking a sharp turn overturned and fallen over a motorcycle being ride by Zafar Hussain, a resident of Chak 423/EB along with his brother Mohammad Naeem and 24-year-sister Naheed Akhtar. Resultantly, 24-year-old Naheed Akhtar died on the spot while nine other passengers in the bus sustained injuries. The injured were rushed to THQ hospital. Later some of the injured were referred to Nishtar Hospital Multan due to their critical condition.