SHEIKHUPURA-A man gunned down his niece allegedly in the name of honour here in Basra Colony area situated in the remit of Muridke Saddr Police on Tuesday.

The police said that the deceased girl (identity withheld) was a student of intermediate first years. According to sources, the girl had allegedly developed illicit relation with a youth Parvaiz. After exchanging hot words with the girl, her uncle Naveed shot dead. The Muridke Saddr Police have shifted the dead body to hospital for autopsy and launched further investigation. In another incident a doctor identified as Naseem, posted at Children Complex, suffered bullet injuries on resistance in Green valley locality on Tuesday. Police said that four bandits barged in to Jamaat Ali Virk’s house and collected cash, gold ornaments and other valuable worth more than Rs1 million. They were fleeing the house, the family member raised alarms. Hearing to the shrieks, neighbour Dr Naseem came out of his house and tried to put up resistance. Upon which the outlaws opened fire, injuring him seriously. The Sheikhupura Saddr Police have started investigation.