Peshawar: Clash claims life
PESHAWAR: One person was killed and three others sustained injuries in a clash at Mohallah Marveeha in the interior city here on Sunday.
According to officials of the C-Division police station, the clash took place between two sects on an issue of water tank (sabeel).
The members of one of the sects were painting the water tank to provide water to the mourners during the forthcoming Muharram, the police said, adding the other group stopped them from doing so.
Police said the exchange of fire resulted in the death of Mohammad Farooq and injuries to three passersby.
Police high ups reached the spot and deputed personnel on the sensitive areas. However, situation was tense till filling of this report.