Bitter enmity takes toll: 5 of a family killed

Armed men killed 5 persons of a family, including 3 women at Falahi village on Jaranwala road on Tuesday.

Those killed on the spot were identified as Ali Ahmed, Pappu, Saroli Bibi, while Shamim Bibi and Nasreen Bibi died on the way to hospital, Khurrarian-wala police said.

They said that old dispute and enmity between Ali Ahmed and Anwar Saroda groups on a piece of land could be the reason behind the gory incident.

Police said men from Anwar Saroda group entered house of Ali Ahmed, and resorted to indiscriminate firing at the family. The assailants escaped after the incident.

The dead were handed over to the victim family after post-mortem.