FAISALABAD: A woman was killed allegedly by her brother on Thursday over a dispute in Sahianwala. The parents told police that Shakeela Bibi, a resident of Chak 27-JB, had an argument with her brother, Asif, after which he hit her with an axe and fled. The injured was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead. The body had been sent for a post-mortem examination. Elsewhere, a youth was shot dead in Tarkhani by a neighbour. Police said Ejaz Ahmad, a resident of Chak 226-GB, had a quarrel with a neighbour, Waqas, after which the latter shot him and fled. Some passers-by rushed to his rescue but Ahmad had already died.
Published in The Express Tribune, June 1st, 2012.
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