Bahawalpur (Staff Report): A 16-year-old boy was shot dead by a bus guard in Khanqa Sharif, Bahawalpur on Monday.

According to details, a dispute erupted between a group of students and the bus guard for not paying the bus fare. Subsequently, the bus guard opened fire, killing the student named Fahad.

Police rushed the spot immediately after incident being reported and arrested the guard .

However, the enraged students and locals protested the incident, blocking the Bahawalpur-Ahmedpur Sharqia section of the national highway.