Bookie killed after India beats Pakistan

Updated: Mar 19, 2012, 12:06 PM IST

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

Gunmen shot dead 55-year-old Shaukat, alias Lambha, 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.

IANS