Three brothers, ward boy shot dead in broad daylight in Nowshera

Three brothers, ward boy shot dead in broad daylight in Nowshera

NOWSHERA: An old enmity between two rival groups has claimed the lives of three brothers and a ward boy – who was caught in the firing by one of the groups – in Nowshera on Saturday.
According to local police, three brothers Mir Nawaz, Mir Bashir and Falak Niyaz hailing from Daudzai area were leaving court after hearing of a case when their opponents attacked them.
Resultantly, Mir Nawaz and Mir Bashir were killed on the spot while Falak Niyaz sustained injuries and was rushed to Mian Rashid Memorial Hospital for medical assistance, the police added.
Dissatisfied with killing the two brothers on the spot, the attackers followed the injured Falak Niyaz and stormed the hospital killing him inside the ward, police further said.
They added that a ward boy Mubashir also sustained injuries in the firing, who lost his life during the course of treatment.
The attackers; however, made their escape good from both the scenes against which, relatives of the deceased brothers blocked Grand Trunk (GT) Road and recorded their protest.
Residents of the area said that both the groups had longstanding enmity claiming the lives of several people so far.
Police has lodged a report and launched action to arrest the assailants.


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