Minor girl killed in Jamrud clash
JAMRUD: A minor girl was killed and another sustained injuries when two armed groups exchanged fire during a jirga in Jamrud tehsil of Khyber Agency on Wednesday, tribal sources said.
The sources said that local tribal elders held a jirga to resolve a dispute between two rival parties headed by Islam Shah and Muhammad Hussain when they exchanged harsh words and traded gunfire.
A minor girl was killed on the spot while a man sustained injuries. The girl was daughter of one Sardar Khan while the injured was identified as Noor Wahid. The injured was rushed to the local hospital while the personnel of the Khassadar Force reached the spot to control the situation.