LAHORE: Eight people were injured as a result of shooting in Ward 10 of Walton Cantonment Board on Saturday. Speaking to reporters, Railway Minister Khwaja Saad Rafique accused some Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf workers of shooting Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz supporters. The injured were taken to Lahore General Hospital. A police officer said they were investigating the incident. Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif took notice of the incident and sought a report from the IGP in this regard. The chief minister also directed the IGP to probe reports about incidents of aerial firing from several Cantonment Board wards.
Published in The Express Tribune, April 26th, 2015.
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