QUETTA: As many as five persons were killed and 3 injured in different incident across Balochistan on Tuesday.
A two-year-old boy was playing outside his home when he fell into a storm-water drain and died before he could be taken to hospital.
In another incident, unknown people killed a woman by opening indiscriminate fire on her in Naseerabad and escaped. The reason behind the murder could not be known.
In a third incident, unknown armed men opened fire on a person identified as Ali Hassan in Goth Assadullah and escaped. Family feud is said to be the cause of this murder.
In yet another incident, a person belonging to Multan was gunned down in the Rakni area of Balochistan.
Meanwhile, unknown motorcycle riders killed a person and injured two others in Usta.
Published in The Express Tribune, April 10th, 2013.