WAZIRABAD/SARGODHA/JHANG - At least 11 persons including two women and a minor girl were killed and eight others including two women injured in separate incidents of enmity, honour killing and road accidents over the past 24 hours.

According to detail, in Wazirabad three persons were killed and six others including a child injured in armed scuffle between two groups in suburban Kalowal village the other night.

A dispute between the two groups erupted over renaming of a Chowk in the village. No group was ready to retreat from their stand. In the meantime one group opened fire on the rivals, killing one 16-year-old Zeshan, son of Abdul Hakeem, a class 10th student on the spot while Muhammad Naeem, a servant of Abdul Hakem, sustained critical gunshots wounds and succumbed to his injuries on the way to Gujranwala hospital.

While six others including five-year-old Umair, son of Muhammad Anwar, prayer leader 30-year-old Hafiz Imran, son of Muhammad Boota, 24-year-old Tanveer, son of Muhammad Bashir, 18-year-old Muhammad Boota, son of Lal Din, 20-year-old Saif, son of Sultan and Muhammad Naeem sustained injuries and were shifted to THQ Hospital Wazirabad. Later four of the injured were shifted to Gujranwala but one of them namely Naeem could survive. The Ahmad Nagar Police took timely action and arrested four persons along with arms.

In SARGODHA, two motorcyclists identified Naqash and Waqas were killed on the spot in collusion with a speeding van on Sargodha Khushab Road in the remit of Jhal Chakkian Police on Monday.

In another incident, armed culprits gunned down Riasat Ali and Abrar Hussain over old enmity in village 117/SB. The accused opened fire when both the deceased were on the way back home. The police have registered a case and launched investigation.

Furthermore the dead body of an unidentified person was found in the outskirts of village 7/SB in the Bhalwal Police precincts.

Similarly in JHANG, a man killed a woman and her daughter for honour in Basti Namdar Sial in the limits of Ahmedpur Sial Police. According to police, 40-year-old Kaneez Mai and her 18-year-old daughter Bushra had eloped with a man namely Nasir few months back. Later, both the women returned their home following a Punchayiat decision. The other evening both the woman and her daughter were in house of a relative namely Manzoor when suddenly their other relative Imran, his brother and their accomplices came there on motorcycles and opened indiscriminate firing, killing them on the spot. The police have registered a case against Imran, his brother and other culprits. It is to be noted that the main accused Imran had already been wanted to police in the murder of his sister.

Meanwhile, in a road mishap occurred on Jhang-Gojra Road, some 8-km away from here, a 3-year-old minor girl was killed and three others sustained critical injuries.

The accident occurred when Sohail his mother, his wife and daughter were going in a car LPT-3535. In the meantime teh car collided with a tractor-trolley while overtaking another car. Resultantly, a minor girl namely Mishma, daughter of Sohail died on the spot while other threes including 39-year-old Sohail, son of Yousaf, 30-year-old Asma, wife of Sohail and 55-year-old Muniran, wife of Yousaf sustained critical wounds and were admitted to DHQ Hospital.