Bookie killed after India beat Pakistan

Updated: 19 March 2012 14:04 IST

A bookie was shot dead in Lahore after India defeated Pakistan in an Asia Cup cricket match, a media report said on Monday.

Islamabad:

A bookie was shot dead in Lahore after India defeated Pakistan in an Asia Cup cricket match, a media report said on Monday.

Gunmen shot dead 55-year-old Shaukat, alias Lambha, on Sunday, Dawn reported.

His brothers' families alerted the police after hearing gunshots.

A police official said that they found a book containing names, telephone numbers and cash at the place.

At least six empty shells were also found.

India chased down a stiff target to beat Pakistan by six wickets in the Asia Cup match in Bangladesh.

Topics : Cricket India Asia Cup 2012 Pakistan New Zealand
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