Karak: 2 jirga members shot dead
KARAK: Two members of a local jirga were killed and another was injured when a man, who ran a dispute with a family on a pathway, allegedly opened fire on them at the Dora Algadda village of Karak here on Sunday. Police said the accused Gul Saeed, son of Sultan, called the jirga members, including Amir Zaman, Malik Nawar Khan and Shahabuddin, to his home to record his statement over the dispute with his neighbours on the pathway.
As the three men reached the house of Gul Saeed, he opened indiscriminate fire over them, killing Amir Zaman on the spot and injuring the others critically.
The injured were rushed to district headquarters hospital Karak where Nawar Khan died, while Shahabuddin was stated to be in stable condition.
Malik Behram Khan, son of slain Malik Nawar Khan, registered FIR in Sabirabad police station against Gul Saeed, who escaped the area.