Rawalpindi: Property dispute claims 4 lives
RAWALPINDI: Four persons were killed and eight others injured in an armed clash between two rival groups over a property dispute here on Wednesday.
According to police, two rival groups residing in Chakra area of Westridge after a verbal clash exchanged fire, in which four persons from both the groups were killed and eight others sustained injuries.
The bodies and injured were rushed to the nearby hospital where according to hospital sources the condition of three injured persons was critical.
Heavy contingent of police reached the site of the incident and cordoned off the area after the armed clash.
Fear gripped the area due to heavy firing and killing of persons and dwellers of Chakra were confined to homes.