Freewill couple gunned down

Naushehro Feroze, Sindh: A freewill marriage couple was gunned down at Lakha Road town near here on Monday. As per details, one Sameena Chandio of Bhirya Road had married Sakhawat Ali Pathan of Lakha Road area against the wish of her family. On the night between Sunday and Monday 10 armed men barged into their house and gunned the couple down. The mother of Sakhawat Ali Pathan received bullet injuries and was shifted to Peoples Medical College Hospital Nawabshah.

However, one of the attackers was injured when neighbours tired to catch them. He was identified as Sartaj Chandio and handed over to Lakha police, which began further probe.