LAHORE - Six armed men intercepted Mian Manzoor Ahmed Wattoo’s vehicle on Tuesday night when he was on his way home in Okara district.

According to a press release issued by PPP’s media office here, the incident took place in Chak Bhako Shah, District Okara near the residence of Mian Ghulam Ahmed Bodla, a local politician.  

A four-wheeler dropped the six armed men near Wattoo’s car and drove away immediately. They hurled guns at him threatening of dire consequences.

The guards of Mian Ghulam Ahmed Bodla intervened that led to intense firing. Manzoor Wattoo taking the cover of firing took the alternate way out and got out from there safe and sound, said the release.

The local administration has been informed about the incident.