DERA GHAZI KHAN:
A man was shot at and injured over ‘illicit’ relations in Dera Ghazi Khan, The Express Tribune reported.
Police said that Gul Zaman, a resident of Chat Sarkani Road, had suspicion that his wife had ‘illicit’ relations with Irshad Hussain’s younger brother Akhtar.
Gul told Irshad several times to restrain his brother from meeting his wife, but to no avail.
On the day of the incident, Gul ambushed Irshad and opened fire on him. As a result, he suffered bullet injuries and was shifted to Teaching Hospital for treatment.
Gadai Police Station SHO Chaudhry Ali Mohammad said that the accused had also attempted to murder his wife, but did not succeed.
He mentioned that Gul’s wife teaches in a school and Akhtar was her colleague. The SHO highlighted that teams had been constituted to arrest the culprit.
Earlier, a woman was gunned down for refusing to indulge in ‘immoral’ activities within Baseer Pur police precincts in Okara.
The police said Safia Bibi, a resident of Mahar Baqir Village, was present in her home when accused Muhammad Waqas came to meet her.
The culprit had an argument with the woman. However, when the argument escalated, the culprit took out a pistol and opened fire on Safia Bibi, killing her on the spot.