Swabi: 2 lose lives in land dispute
SWABI: As reported by the Dawn News on Thursday, two persons were killed when rival groups opened fire at each other here on Tuesday, the Police said.
The incident occurred in Topi Tehsil. One group belonged to Kotha region and other to Topi.
Bakhat Taj, along with other colleagues, was working at a crushing machine when his rival party led by Rookh Afsar reached there. The two groups exchanged hot words and then opened fire over each other.
The firing continued for sometime as a result Bakhat Taj was killed on the spot while Afsar was injured. He was taken to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
The cause of the incident was stated to be a dispute over piece of land.