Girl killed in Nowshera
NOWSHERA: A girl was killed and three others were injured when a rival group attacked a house in Ratar village near here Friday. The owner of the house, Riwayat Shah, who was also injured in the incident, in his complaint to the police alleged that he was working in fields when Naseem, Nadeem, Iqbal Shah, MalookTaj, LateefGul and others started firing at him and as a result he fled towards his house. However, Riwayat Shah said the attackers chased him and forced their entry into his house and opened indiscriminate firing, killing his daughter, Nazish, on the spot. His brother Fawad Shah and his wife sustained bullet injuries in the attack.
He said Nazish, a Hafiza, was busy in reciting the Holy Quran at the time of the attack. Police sources said that both families had a land dispute and tension between them had been running high for the past several days. They said the police had arrested four persons from both sides.