Man shot dead over old enmity.


Rawalpindi -- A man was shot dead by his opponents over old enmity while a speeding vehicle crushed another man to death on GT Road, informed sources on Wednesday.

Rescue 1122, upon calling, shifted the dead bodies to nearby hospitals for post-mortem, they said.

According to sources, a 23-year-old man namely Manawal Masih was going to his home located in Street Number 7 in Christian Colony at Baraf Khana Chowk when his opponents opened firing on him. A bullet pierced into neck of Manawal and he died on the spot whereas the attackers managed to escape from the scene, sources said.

They added the locals gathered on the crime scene alerted police which rushed to the site and took dead body into custody. Later on, Rescue 1122 moved the dead body to District Headquarters Hospital (DHQ) for autopsy.

A police investigator told media that the reason behind the murder was old enmity. He said police have registered a murder case against the killers and begun investigation.

In the second incident, a man namely Noor Ahmed, 65 was crossing GT Road near Ghosia Mosque in Mandra when a speeding truck hit him. In result, the man sustained fatal injuries and died on the spot.

The driver of the vehicle managed to escape from the scene. Rescue 1122 shifted the dead body to Rural Health Centre for autopsy. Police registered case against the accused driver and started making efforts to arrest him. Meanwhile, a gang of armed dacoits snatched Rs1.4 million from a money changer...

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