MULTAN - Three people were killed overnight in a drive-by shooting by armed assailants riding a car in Mutti Tal area of the city. According to police sources, the deceased have been identified as Akbar, Sajid and Hamid. The police said all the victims died on the spot as they sustained critical injuries. Their bodies were shifted to Nishtar Hospital.

 for medico-legal formalities.

Following the incident, police beefed up security at all entry and exit points of the city to nab the culprits.