Local News

LAHORE (Staff Report) – A senior government doctor is in critical condition after being shot at the Mayo Hospital, Online News Agency reported on Wednesday.

Dr Wajid Ali Shah, Registrar at the Urology Department, was shot by unidentified assailants in broad day light at the hospital’s parking.

Police said that two persons riding a motorcycle opened fire on Dr Shah in the parking area.

He was immediately shifted to the operation theater for treatment. His condition is stated to be serious.

According to doctors, Dr Shah sustained two bullets in the chest.

Family members told the police that the doctor had no dispute with any one, and demanded the immediate arrest of the assailants.

The police have registered a case and further investigations are in process.