Police constable killed, security guard injured at SHL brawl

LAHORE: A Motorway police constable was killed and a security guard injured in a brawl between the administration of the Services Hospital Lahore (SHL) and the family of a patient on Tuesday.

According to the police, an attendant and a lady doctor exchanged harsh words on some issue and the scuffle turned into a brawl between security guards and a motorway police constable Sunil, who is also brother of the patient Kiran.

Later, administration staff and other security guards reached the spot and allegedly tortured the motorway police official. As a result, he suffered severe injuries and succumbed to his injuries in the hospital. A security guard, Nawaz, also sustained injuries in the incident.

Police registered a case against the staff of a public hospital, including doctors, and started further investigation.