Three preachers hurt in Swabi crossfire
SWABI: Three members of Tablighee Jamaat were seriously injured in crossfire when two rival groups clashed in Yar Hussain area here on Wednesday.
Police said that the families of Arif Khan and Ali Khan had a dispute over ownership of a piece of land. The groups were busy in exchange of fire when three members of Tablighee Jamaat, passing through the area, sustained bullet injuries.
The injured were identified as Abdul Wasih, Inayatullah and Murad Khan. All of them belonged to Balochistan province, police said. They were taken to district headquarters hospital for treatment. The district administration expressed deep anguish over the incident. Police conducted raids to arrest members of both the groups but they managed to escape.
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