Couple killed over property dispute


GUJRANWALA: A newlywed couple was shot dead on Sunday over a purported conflict pertaining to a piece of land.

Police said that the incident took place in Alam Chowk of Gujranwala where armed men of rival group sprayed bullets at a newlywed couple belonging to an opponent group.

As a result of firing, the couple, which had gotten married two months ago, was killed on the spot. The attackers fled the scene after the double murder.

The bodies were shifted to hospital for postmortem and the police after registering a case against the suspects and have started conducting raids for their arrest.