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Senior lawyer shot dead in Hafizabad

Published on – January 11, 2019 – 3:51 pm
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HAFIZABAD  – Female advocate Naila Amjad was gunned down near Kassoki Road Hafizabad area on Friday.


HAFIZABAD  – Female advocate Naila Amjad was gunned down near Kassoki Road Hafizabad area on Friday.

According to details, the senior government lawyer at Civil Courts Hafizabad, was on his way for a morning walk when unidentified attackers riding on a motorcycle opened fire and flee from the scene leaving her in a critical condition. She was shifted to the Trauma Center Hospital but she succumbed to her injuries.

Police has shifted the dead body to the District Headquarters (DHQ) Hospital for postmortem. A number of lawyers have gathered outside the DHQ-Hospital to protest against the happening.

On the other hand, police have launched investigation into the matter after registering first information report (FIR) against unknown persons.