GUJRANWALA, July 30: A newly-wed girl was shot dead while her husband was injured by their relatives over a court marriage issue in Wazirabad on Wednesday.
Reports said that Tanveer Ahmad of Manzoorabad (Wazirabad) married Lubna of Shadiwal (Gujrat) some six months ago.
On the pretext of reconciliation, Lubna’s family called her and her husband on Wednesday. As the couple reached home, girl’s uncle Shaukat Ali fired at them, killing Lubna instantly and injuring her husband. He was shifted to a Lahore hospital in serious condition.