Deputy District Education Officer (Female) was killed and her husband injured over a land dispute here in the remit of Saddr Police on Sunday.

As per details, Sargodha DDO Education (Female) Shehnaz had a land dispute in nearby village 103/NB and a court had given decision in her favour. On Sunday she along with her husband Advocate Ejaz and driver went on the ‘disputed’ land. In the meanwhile, armed culprits opened fire on them, killing DDO Shehnaz on the spot while her husband received severe gunshot wounds and he was rushed to DHQ hospital in critical condition.

The police rushed the crime scene and took the body to hospital for autopsy. Later the body was handed over to the family after autopsy.