CHANDIGARH: Two members of one family were among the seven persons gunned down in Punjab during the last 24 hours. Four unidentified gunmen armed with A.k.47 Chinese rifles, killed Puran Singh and his son Amar Singh at V. Koharka in police station Kairon District Amritsar.

On the same night, some gunmen also shot dead one Mehar Singh. In another incident the gunmen killed Harbans Singh, an employee of PAU Ludhiana, when he was on his way to the university. The gunmen took away his motorcycle.

Article extracted from this publication >> October 7, 1988