KASUR - A girl was shot dead allegedly by his father for ‘honour’ at Choharpura village here the other day.

According to Kasur Saddr Police, the girl had eloped with her paramour Javed few days ago. Police recovered the girl and handed over her to her parents. Her father, Akram, shot her dead for ‘honour.’ Police shifted the body to hospital for autopsy. Police also arrested Akram and his brother Ashraf. Investigation is underway.


The salesman of a cigarette company was shot at and injured by firing of dacoits near Faisal Town, Habibabad here the other day. According to police, he was on the way back home from work. Near Faisal Town, two dacoits attempted to rob him at gunpoint but he offered resistance. The dacoits opened fire on him and resultantly, he sustained critical injuries and was shifted to hospital. Police are investigating.