DERA GHAZI KHAN, (The News): A man set his brother’s house on fire in Dera Ghazi Khan over a land dispute, killing three kids and injuring six others including a woman, in the wee hours of Thursday.
According to police, the accused, Suleman, managed to flee after setting his brother Muhammad Qasim’s house on fire.
A one-year old Hassan, five-year old Zehra and fifteen-year old Samreen burnt to death while Qasim, his wife Musarrat Mai, and two sons and two daughters sustained injuries.
Qasim’s mother said that her son Suleman had threatened to kill all of them if they wouldn’t give him a big share of land.
The bodies and injured people are shifted to hospital.