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Peshawar man kills five family members before committing suicide

11:14 PM | 26 Dec, 2018
Peshawar man kills five family members before committing suicide
PESHAWAR - In another case of homicide, a man shot dead five of his family members over a domestic dispute before committing suicide in Peshawar's Tehkal area on Wednesday.

The 24-year-old man first fatally shot his father after a verbal dispute between the two.

Afterwards, when three of his brothers and an uncle reached the site of the incident, he opened fire at them, killing them on spot.

The suspect finally killed himself; police said he reportedly had mental health issues.

A police team arrived at the crime scene after the killings and shifted the bodies to Khyber Teaching Hospital for an autopsy.

The writer is a civil servant.


PKR exchange rate to US dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 13 April 2024 Forex Rates

Pakistani currency remains largely same against US dollar and other currencies in open market on April 13, 2024.

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

On Saturday, the US dollar was being quoted at 277.4 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro was quoted at 299.95 for buying and 302.9 for selling while British Pound stands at 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.45 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 12 April 2024


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