(Worthy News) – Pakistan’s police detained six suspects after armed Muslims opened fire on Christians killing two brothers and injuring others in a water dispute in Punjab province, Christians said Wednesday.
Yaqoob Masih reportedly died at the scene as he and his four brothers were among those being attacked while irrigating their fields in Punjab’s Okara region.
Their brother Haroon died from his injuries in hospital, Christians said. Three other brothers, Zakir, Nusrat, and Babar, were said to be stable in hospital on Wednesday.
Several other Christians were wounded in the October 9 incident, but their status was not immediately apparent.