FEROZEWALA - Aerial firing claimed the life of a youth during a wedding in Burj Atari on Sunday.

Reportedly, the participants of a marriage party shot fires into the air, killing 18-year-old Osama on the spot and wounding another two. The injured were rushed to hospital. The Factory Area Police are looking into the matter.

Ire at loadshedding: Hundreds of people blocked Faisalabad Road for two hours to vent their rage over 20-hour unscheduled loadshedding.

The protesters burnt tyres and chanted slogans against the Wapda authorities. They said that low gas pressure and loadshedding have made their lives miserable. Agriculture sector was also badly affected due to loadshedding, the said, demanding the authorities restore smooth electricity supply.