HAFIZABAD - Descending into brutality, three sons tortured their 70-year-old father over a property dispute in Kolo Tarar village Tuesday.

Though police have registered a case, no arrest has been made. According to victim Muhammad Mansha, he has disowned all his three sons, Muhammad Javed, Muhammad Asghar and Shamshad Ali for their rudeness and disloyalty.

He said he served as a private security guard and built a 19-marla home. All his three sons battered him, wounding him critically. His legs were broken while his body bore multiple torture marks. He complained that the police were not cooperating with him.  DCO for water supply to all: DCO Muhammad Asif has said cultivators situated at the tail-ends of canals and distributaries be provided irrigational water at all costs.  He directed the ACs of Pindi Bhattian and Hafizabad to continue crackdown on water pilferers to ensure availability of water at the tail-ends. He said that due to efforts of the officers, cases against 135 water pilferers were registered and another 24 were arrested.

 He said that zero tolerance would be shown to water pilferers. He directed the Irrigation Department to ensure water to every cultivator according to his share.