Mardan: 3 shot dead
MARDAN: Three persons were shot dead and two others received injuries during a family fight in the Guli Bagh area here on Tuesday, locals and police said.
They said the accused Firoz Shah and his brothers Syed Anwar Shah, Noor Said Shah, Rahim Shah and Syed Kamal Shah had developed some differences with their maternal uncle Tahir Shah alias Undar Mula over a matrimonial dispute.
On the day of incident, they said, the accused and their uncle came face to face while on their way to homes and exchanged hot words, which caused the former to open indiscriminate fire killing Tahir Shah, a relative Manan and a passer-by Haleem on the spot. Two other passers-by also received critical wounds. All the accused escaped. The Hoti police have registered a case.