Quetta: (January 27, 2008) A man was gunned down by his cousin on family matters, here in Alamdar Road. The dead body, after official formalities, was transferred to heirs.
Meanwhile, on the same day another person, Hussain, who had recently come home from Dubai, was killed on Ghilzai Road by unknown persons. The murderers fled the scene.
Another person, a young man named Mushtaq, was gunned down in Hazara Town, allegedly by some of his friends.
The police has registered the cases and started investigation.
Violence has been observed to have increased in the past few years. The social forces and institutions, and the law enforcement agencies, however, have done very little to reverse the trend.