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Five of a family shot dead in Pakistan
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Five of a family shot dead in Pakistan

Feb 10 2013, 2:32am CST | by

Islamabad, Feb 10 (IANS) Five members of a family - a mother and her four children - were shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Pakistan's Punjab province, Geo News reported Sunday.

Islamabad, Feb 10 — Five members of a family - a mother and her four children - were shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Pakistan's Punjab province, Geo News reported Sunday. Aasia Bibi, her...

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Five of a family shot dead in Pakistan

Feb 10 2013, 2:32am CST | by

Islamabad, Feb 10 (IANS) Five members of a family - a mother and her four children - were shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Pakistan's Punjab province, Geo News reported Sunday.

Islamabad, Feb 10 — Five members of a family - a mother and her four children - were shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Pakistan's Punjab province, Geo News reported Sunday.

Aasia Bibi, her daughters Sana, 17, Hina, 15, and sons Muzammil Hussain, 18 and seven-year-old Ali were killed in Mandi Bahauddin Saturday night.

Their father Iftikhar Ahmad stays abroad.

The five bodies were recovered from their house in Lasori Kalan.

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