Monday, September 20, 2021  | 12 Safar, 1443
Samaa TV
Facebook Twitter Youtube
HOME > News

Gunman kills six people in Dera Ghazi Khan: police

All the victims were shot in the head

SAMAA | - Posted: Feb 20, 2021 | Last Updated: 7 months ago
SAMAA |
Posted: Feb 20, 2021 | Last Updated: 7 months ago
Listen to the story
At least six people were killed after an armed man opened fire in a market in Dera Ghazi Khan, said police Saturday. The attacker, identified as Ghulam Fareed, was shot and killed by police. All the victims were shot in the head, said a police official. The attacker was a resident of Pati Sultan Lashari area, he added. The eyewitnesses said that the gunman kept firing for more than 30 minutes and the policemen arrived late on the scene. The police station is just a 2 km away from the market. The deputy commissioner in Dera Ghazi Khan told reporters that police were investigating the incident. They are trying to ascertain the motive behind the killings.
FaceBook WhatsApp

At least six people were killed after an armed man opened fire in a market in Dera Ghazi Khan, said police Saturday.

The attacker, identified as Ghulam Fareed, was shot and killed by police. All the victims were shot in the head, said a police official.

The attacker was a resident of Pati Sultan Lashari area, he added.

The eyewitnesses said that the gunman kept firing for more than 30 minutes and the policemen arrived late on the scene. The police station is just a 2 km away from the market.

The deputy commissioner in Dera Ghazi Khan told reporters that police were investigating the incident. They are trying to ascertain the motive behind the killings.

 
HOME  
 
 
RELATED STORIES

Tell us what you think:

Your email address will not be published.

FaceBook WhatsApp
 
 
 
Dera Ghazi Khan, Police, Pakistan
 

MOST READ
MOST READ
Today’s outlook: Sindh schools, Green Line buses in Karachi
All you need to know about Karachi’s new BRT buses
Lahore man strips, harasses woman at doorstep
Argentina sets aside $664m for buying a dozen JF-17 Thunder
World Bank cooked the books, now what will Pakistan do?
PML-N’s Shehbaz Sharif lands in Karachi
American women bikers praise Pakistan for safety, peace
 
 
 
 
 
About Us   |   Anchor Profiles   |   Online Advertising   |   Contact Us   |   Feedback   |   Apps   |   FAQs   |   Authors   |   Comment Policy
Facebook   |   Twitter   |   Instagram   |   YouTube   |   WhatsApp