5 killed over litigation

SARGODHA: At least five members of a family were shot dead by rivals groups involved in a murder case,here in Kot Momin police limits on Thursday.

Police sources said that five persons of Gondal family of village Kot Raja including Ejaz son of Ahmed, Ghulam Hussain son of Mirza, Zafar Iqbal son of Sultan Mehmood,Naveed Akhtar son of Tanvir and Touqeer son of Yousaf were heading towards Bhalwal courts when their opponents Jahangir and others opened fire on their vehicle near 65 South Jhaal.

As a result all the five men died on the spot.The accused fled from the scene.

Police was investigating.They told reporters that victims’ family and their aides had murdered a man Arshed alias Shama of Kot Raja over old enmity back in 2013.

Source: APP