TOBA TEK SINGH - A 35-year-old woman was murdered near District Accounts Office in District Government Complex here on Thursday.

Police, citing eye-witnesses, said that the deceased woman identified as Nabila Kausar, wife of Ghulam Hussain of Chak 392/JB Garh, was on the way on foot when two motorcyclists opened fire on her.

She attempted to take hide behind a wall on a garbage heap but they followed her. As a result she got critical gunshot wounds and died before shifting to hospital. Her husband claimed that she was going to revenue office to get her inherited farmland share in her name. He denied having any sort of enmity, saying he does not know who has killed his wife. The police have started investigation.