MANDI BAHAUDDIN

A total of 1,137 people have filed their nomination papers to contest local bodies' elections in 80 union councils here. .

The process completed in Friday night. According to local Election Commission sources, 570 nomination papers were filed for 80 union councils chairman and vice-chairman offices while 1,567 for general councillors' slot. A total of 221 people submitted their papers for 33 wards of Mandi Bahauddin, 115 for Phalia and 87 for 12 wards of Malakwal, added the sources.

FIRING: One person was injured in indiscriminate firing during a wedding. Muhammad Latif had arranged reception for two bridegrooms and people were accompanying them on the marriage of her two daughters at Qadirabad. Meanwhile, some Bararitis started indiscriminate firing. As a result, Majid was injured. Qadirabad police reached the place of occurrence and registered a case against bridegroom Muhammad Abrar and his brothers Amran and Usman, bride's father Latif and Waliat.