Rawalpindi - A gunman stormed into an engagement function in a house and opened indiscriminate firing at Dhoke Kala Khan leaving a man and his son critically injured, informed sources on Monday.

The injured persons were shifted to Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH) for medical treatment where they were identified as Arif Masih and his son Sameer Masih. The gunman named Manzoor Sunny managed to escape the scene and Sadiqabad police registered case and began investigation.

According to details, an armed man named Manzoor Sunny stormed into the venue of the engagement ceremony of Arif Masih’s daughter. He opened indiscriminate firing leaving Arif and Sameer seriously injured. Rescue 1122 moved the victims to BBH for medical treatment. A police officer told media the reason behind the attack was that Arif broken engagement of her daughter Maleesha with Manzoor Sunny because of his ‘questionable character’. To avenge the girl’s father, Manzoor launched an attack on Arif’s house. Police lodged a case and began investigation.