SAHIWAL: A farm employee became killed and 16 others had been injured in a ‘clash and alternate of hearth’ between the administration of Baiel Gunj army Stud Farm and tenants, usually called Mazareen, in Pakpattan district on Saturday nighttime.

The conflict reportedly erupted over the elimination of a ‘dysfunctional’ electricity transformer which fed a tube well irrigating the farmland.

Villagers within the close by farm claimed that heavy firing changed into heard for 50 minutes. Resources said that thirteen tenants and 4 security employees of the farm had been injured in the clash.

Rescue 1122 assets confirmed that they shifted the injured to the Baiel Ganj primary health Unit and the Pakpattan DHQ hospital.

Pakpattan health Authority CEO Imtiaz Rana advised the media that emergency turned into declared in the DHQ health center. The assets said Mamshad Ahmed, son of Haji Manzoor, succumbed to his wounds sustained inside the clash.

As police did not reportedly sign up the case, some 500 residents and Mazareen from Farid Nagar Colony, adjoining to the farm, marched in protest closer to the Pakpattan police chief workplace.

carrying the worker’s frame, the protesters demanded the registration of an FIR towards the culprits.

Later, the protesters assembled out of doors the deputy commissioner’s office in which the sit down-in endured for over four hours.

assets in police confirmed that the DPO workplace had to call reserve police force to avoid any viable clash across the farm. They said the street connecting Pakpattan with Deepalpur and Kasur were closed.

The take a seat-in ended whilst ­a 3-member committee comprising Deputy Com­mis­sioner Ahmed Kamal Maan, DPO Mariya Mah­temper and SP research Syed Abbas Shah met the protest leaders.

Mr Maan told sunrise by means of phone that the protesters dispersed after an guarantee that FIR could be registered below the regulation.

DPO workplace spokesperson Asif said the body became taken to the DHQ medical institution for post-mortem.

Rai Khizer Hayat, the station house officer of Chak Badiyain police station, told sunrise that the FIR was being registered.

He stated that a murder case was being registered at the compliant of Mohammad Akbar towards thirteen guys belonging to the security management of the army farm.

published in , January 14th, 2019