DI KHAN: Two persons were killed, while another was injured in two separate incidents on Saturday. Muzaffar Din lodged a complaint with the police saying that two unknown men entered his house and allegedly opened fire at the inmates over a minor dispute, killing Hafiz Muhammad on the spot and injuring Anees. In another incident, a man was injured as he was hit by a speeding vehicle in the limits of Gomal University Police Station. He was taken to a nearby hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. The deceased was identified as Riaz Hussain. The police have registered separate cases. Meanwhile, the police launched a campaign against criminals in the city and seized 320 grams of hashish, an AK-47 and 23 cartridges.
In another campaign, the police arrested 11 gamblers and seized Rs25,600 stake money from their possession.
Published in The Express Tribune, September 4th, 2011.