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Disabled Christian man killed in Pakistan

Alleged attackers refused to pay fee in real estate deal

Published: April 12, 2016 06:57 AM GMT
Disabled Christian man killed in Pakistan

A disabled Christian father in Pakistan was attacked and killed by three Muslim men over a soured real estate deal, according to news reports.

Nazir Masih, 50, was slashed to death April 5 in Lahore after the alleged attackers refused to pay the US$2,400 fee to Masih for a plot of land, reported the Pakistan Christian Post.

Earlier in the day, the buyers and seller engaged in an argument at Masih’s house over the fee.

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Later in the day, the alleged killers attacked Masih after the victim left his home, according to the Post.

After the killing, the attackers allegedly told others: "We have put an end to an infidel," reportd the Vatican news agency Fides.

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