FAISALABAD: A youth was killed while another injured when a cousin of bride resorted to aerial firing at Mehendi ceremony in Prokialwala area of Faisalabad.
As per detail, Mehendi ceremony of Ali Baloch was underway in Prokialwala area in the jurisdiction of Razaabad Police Stations, when his cousin Waqar Baloch resorted to aerial firing.
A bullet hit in the head of a neighbor Amir Hamza, who died on the spot. Another youth, Nadeem Khurshid, also received bullet injuries who was taken to General Hospital Ghulam Muhammadabad for treatment.
The bride, his cousin and his family members fled after the indent as police reached at the spot late despite being informed.
The body of Amir Hamza was shifted to Allied Hospital Faisalabad for postmortem.