LAHORE: A double murder took place at Haji Park, Shadbagh area when a gunman opened fire.

The alleged murderer identified as Qaiser alias Bao Butt gunned down his borther-in-law Sajid Ali and his brother-in-law’s mother Rehana for divorcing his sister.

Sajid died on the spot, while Rehana succumbed to her wounds at local hospital.

Police said Sajid, 34, an employee at the IG office was the only brother of five sisters. He had married seven months ago.