Girl shot dead for resisting rape
From Our Correspondent
MURIDKE: A girl was shot dead for resisting a rape attempt at Vaalyaanwala village in the Sharaqpur police limits.
Nasir Ahmad allegedly tried to rape Seema Bibi but she raised hue and cry. This infuriated the accused and he shot her dead. The police have registered a murder case on the report of the deceased’s father.
MAN, DAUGHTER KILLED ON ROAD: A man and his daughter were killed in a road accident near Sagian village on Tuesday.
Meraj Din of Kot Kamboh, Lahore, his wife Sughran Bibi and their daughters Nimra and Nida Bibi were on way when a tractor-trolley hit their motorcycle. As a result, Meraj Din and his eight-year-old daughter Nimra were killed on the spot while six-year-old Nida and Sughran were injured. The police are investigating.
DACOITS HIT THRICE: Cash and valuables were taken away in three incidents here.
In the first incident, four dacoits broke into the house of Dr Azam, brother of DSP Legal Qamar-uz-Zaman, on Ghang Road, Sheikhupura, and made off with Rs 265,000, six tola gold ornaments, mobile phones and other valuables. In the second incident, three dacoits forced their entry into a factory and got away with valuables worth Rs 900,000. In the third incident, dacoits broke into the house of Manzoor Ahmad at Maddar Sharif and took away gold ornaments.
MAN HELD FOR MURDER: The Sheikhupura B-Division police have arrested a man in a murder case. Ali Maqsood had allegedly killed student Zaheer Abbas for not returning Rs 2,000 loan at Majidnagar. Further investigations are under way.
GIRL COMMITS SUICIDE: A girl committed suicide at Housing Colony, Sheikhupura. Sameena Bibi ended her life by swallowing poisonous pills. She had demanded money from her parents for Eid shopping but they refused.