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Police (Retd) ASI killed, another injured in firing incident.

Chichawatni -- A retired ASI of police was gunned down while his one associate was injured by rivals over an old enmity in Iqbal Nagar, area of Chichawatni.

Sources said that the victim, Jehangir Kathia along with his associate Zulfiqar Kathia was going to Multan in connection with case hearing when people of rival group Zaheer Kathia, Nasir and Azhar in ambush opened fire upon them. As a result Jehangir Kathia, retired ASI Police died on the spot while Zulfiqar sustained injuries that were rushed to nearby Tehsil headquarters hospital from where he was shifted into DHQ hospital Sahiwal.

The suspects managed to escape from the scene after firing.

According to Police the incident took place due to old enmity between two rival groups .

Police have registered a case and started investigation.

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Publication:The Frontier Star (Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan)
Date:Jul 6, 2017
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