Two persons including an eight-year-old boy died while eight others sustained bullet injuries when a man opened indiscriminate firing over scuffle for just Rs300 in Ziaabad locality near Kala Shah Kaku here the other day.

As per detail, Qamar Shah had set up cable network in the locality and used to collect monthly fee from the consumers.

Accordingly, he approached one Ashraf to collect monthly fee after his refusal a scuffle erupted among them.

In a fit of rage, the accused opened firing killing Imran Haider, brother of Ashraf a passerby boy Ameer Ali. While eight other people mostly shopkeepers suffered bullet injuries. They were taken to nearby hospital.

In another incident, a man was knocked down by a speeding truck on Sargodha Road near Farooqabad.

Mehmood was going to nearby village on a bike when a truck ran over him. The Farooqabad Saddr Police have registered a case.