SARGODHA: Two people were killed in a firing incident in Bhalwal police limits on Monday. The police said that cattle of landlord Nawaz Cheema were damaging the crops of a farmer Muhammad Hayat.
At this, the farmer moved the animals from the fields. Nawaz Cheema got infuriated and opened fire at farmer Hayat’s family. As a result Ghulam Abbas, 35, and son Irfan, 10, died on the spot while farmer Muhammad Hayat and another son Aslam got injured.
The injured were shifted to SDHQ Hospital Sargodha. On the direction of RPO Dr Akhtar Abbas police registered a case against the accused.
Published in The Express Tribune, May 8th, 2018.