JHANG/SIALKOT/SHEIKHUPURA/SARGODHA - At least seven people including a woman were killed in separate incidents of enmity, mishaps and road accidents occurred in different areas over the past 24 hours.

In Jhang, three relatives were killed by the rivals. According to details, three relatives belonged to Metla family identified as Zafar, son of Rajab, Malang Ali, son of Murad and Nasir Ali, son Nawaz, residents of Mauza Innayat Shah situated in the remit of Gar Mahraja Police were returning village. When they reached near sugarcane fields a few metres away from the village, ten alleged armed accused identified as Mumtaz, Mushtaq, Jaffer Mohsin and six others, lying wait opened indiscriminate firing on them. Resultantly, all the three died on the spot. The reason behind the murders is said to be old enmity. The police handed over the bodies to the family after autopsy and registered a case against 10 nominated accused.

In another incident that took place in Mauza Wajhi in the remit of Gar Mahraja Police, a young man namely Tariq, son of Abdul Razaq was killed by three alleged accused identified as Aamir, Qaiser and their unknown accomplice over a petty issue. On the report of deceased’s father, the police registered a case against three accused.

In SIALKOT, a youth Adnan was gunned down by four armed accused including Muhammad Yousaf over a matrimonial dispute in village Zahura-Kotli Said Ameer here.

Reported, the youth was sitting at village’s snooker club, when four armed accused stormed into the club and showered bullets there, killing him on the spot. The police said that a marriage dispute was the main reason behind this brutal murder. Police shifted the dead body to Govt. Allama Iqbal Memorial DHQ Hospital for autopsy.

Meanwhile, in SHEIKHUPURA, a woman committed suicide by taking poisonous pills over domestic dispute in Begum Kot area, some 35-km away from here. According to information, 60-year-old Seema Bbi was disturbed over financial constrains. Unhappy over her inability to meet her house expanses, she swallowed poisonous pills to end her life.

In SARGODHA, a young man was gunned down while another two sustained bullet injuries over a petty issue in the remit of Shahpur Police here on Monday. The police said that Mohsan Haral, a resident of Kot Shada, Shahpur Saddr quarrelled with Ghulam Abbas over a trivial issue in the morning. In a fit of rag, Mohsan along with others allegedly shot dead Ghulam Abbas and injured Manak Sher and Muhammad Saeed. The body and the injured were shifted to THQ Hospital.

A case was registered against the accused.