Man gunned down by son for divorcing wife


LAHORE – Malik Muhammad Sarwar, 50, a resident of Bhagatpura, was gunned down by his son Shahbaz for divorcing his mother, in the Shadbagh Police precincts on Sunday. The police said Sarwar ran a cotton shop and had two sons, Shahbaz and Shahzad.
The police added that Sarwar’s elder son Shahbaz nursed a grudge against his father as he had disowned him from property over domestic disagreements, and also had divorced Shahbaz’s mother. Police said that on Sunday, Shahbaz got infuriated when he came to know that his father had finalized arrangements for his second marriage.