LAHORE  - A 22-year-old man was shot dead by his friend at a house in Nawan Kot early on Sunday, police said.

The deceased identified as Kamran was shot in the legs by his friend Shani as they clashed over some dispute. The victim succumbed to bullet wounds on the spot. The attacker fled instantly.

A police official claimed both the friends were present alone at a house when they clashed over some issue. Shani took out a pistol and shot Kamran in the legs. The gunman fled after leaving the victim inside the house. Kamran expired due to excessive bleeding. His body was moved to the morgue for autopsy. The police were investigating the killing.

Man electrocuted

A 28-year-old man was electrocuted during heavy downpour in Baghbanpura on Sunday, rescue workers said. The body, not identified yet, was moved to the morgue.  Rescue workers said the deceased was passing through a street when he touched an electric pole near Laal Pull. He received sever electric shocks and died on the spot.

Man found dead

A 30-year-old man was found dead alongside a footpath in Liaqatabad police precincts. They body was moved to the morgue for autopsy. Police said the man, unidentified so far, was lying dead alongside the footpath as they reached the spot. Some passersby spotted the body and contacted the police by phone. The police were investigating the death.