Prominent lawyer gunned down in Lahore


A prominent lawyer was shot dead in Lahore on Wednesday.

Police said armed attackers fired shots on advocate Zain Ghaffar’s car when he left his home in Lahore’s Defence area this morning.

He was due to appear in a local court when he was shot. Rescue team and police arrived at the crime scene and cordoned off the area.

Locals said the victim was in a land dispute.

Further investigations into the incident have been started.