JHANG/ TOBA TEK SINGH - At least seven persons including a bride were killed and three others including five others including two girls were injured separate incidents of violence and road mishaps over the past 24 hours.

According details, in Jhang at least four people including a newly-wed girl were killed and three others sustained critical injuries in separate mishaps occurred in different parts of the district.

As per detail, in a road accident that took place on Jhang-Faisalabad Road near Kot Sie Singh when a speeding bus crushed a youth to death. Ali Hassan, a resident of Kot Sie Singh was crossing road when a passenger bus (JA-8201) hit him. He sustained critical wounds and was admitted to DHQ Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

In another road mishap that happened on Jhang-Sargodha Road near Peerwala, a 40-year-old man was crushed to death. Reportedly one Zafar Abbas, a resident of Bhuwana was going on his bike with two girls identified as Faria and Sadia. When they reached near Peerwala the motorcycle collided with another bike coming from the opposite direction, result Zafar Abbas died on the spot while both the girls sustained serious injuries. On information Rescue 1122 reached the spot and took the two injured girls to DHQ hospital where they are in critical condition.

Similarly in Mohallah Islamabad in the jurisdiction of City Police, a man was gunned down over a petty dispute. According to sources Ghulam Shabbir and Allah Bakhsh were present in hotel when the alleged culprit identified as Abdul Wahab opened indiscriminate firing on them. Resultantly Ghulam Shabbir died on the spot while Allah Bukhsh sustained serious injuries and was admitted to hospital. The motive behind the murder is stated to be a minor dispute. On the application of deceased's father Abdul Hameed, the police have registered against the accused.

In another incident that took place in Mauza Buhd Rajbana an unfortunate newly-wed girl was choked to death. As per details, Nazir Abbas married with his cousin. On the first night of the wedding they used a generator in their room but unfortunately the room was filled smoke. Due to which the girl was suffocated to death while Nazir Ali fell unconscious and was rushed to Nishtar Hospital Multan

In TOBA TEK SINGH, a Christian boy killed his father over a minor dispute here in Christian colony in Kamalia.

Deceased Inayat Masih and his son Toni Masih exchanged harsh words over a monetary issue. Meanwhile, the son attacked his father with a sharp knife. He sustained serious injuries and was shifted to THQ Hospital where he died.

In SARGODHA, a 20-year-old girl was killed in wedding firing here in Joher Colony in the remit of Urban Area Police. Reportedly, some guests at a wedding party were firing in jubilation. Meanwhile, a stray bullet hit 20-year-old Abida. She sustained critical wounds and was rushed to the DHQ Hospital where she succumbed to wounds.

In another incident, a youth died while two others including a woman were injured in car-motorbike collision here in the remit of Bhalwal Police on Saturday. Police said Muhammad Aamer along with his brother Yasir and mother Nizaran Bibi, residents of Chak 62/NB was going on a motorbike when a speeding car hit them near Chak 13/NB. As a result Aamer died on the spot while his mother and brother sustained injuries. The car driver fled. The police have registered a case.