Haripur: 2 brothers shot dead
HARIPUR: Two brothers were shot dead while their father was injured when their relatives opened fire on them in Gehriyan village on Monday.
Kotnajibullah police said there was a dispute over the possession of a room in a house between the families of Ayub and Munawar Khan who were relatives.
On Monday morning, Munawar and his son Tasawar entered the house of Ayub and asked him to vacate the room but he refused, which led to an altercation.
Later, Munawar and Tasawar opened fire on Ayub, his sons Riasat and Nawaz, injuring them seriously. The injured were shifted to DHQ hospital Haripur but Nawaz and Riasat died on the way. Riasat was stated to be son-in-law of Munawar, who was arrested while Tasawar was still at large.