Khar: 2 tribal elders shot dead
KHAR: Two tribal elders were killed over a land dispute in Gallo Shah area of Salrazi tehsil on Tuesday. According to locals, Sultan Yusuf Khan along with his relative Bashir Khan was going to their village from the nearby market when the armed men of Mohammad Khan allegedly opened fire on them when they reached near their home. They died on the spot. The locals said the families of Sultan Yusuf Khan and Mohammad Khan had a dispute over the ownership of a piece of land for the last several years. Several people from both sides have fallen prey to the old enmity.
“Soon after the incident armed supporters and relatives of the deceased tribal elders rushed to the spot but the killers managed to escape,” Mian Khan, a local of the area, said, adding the area was tense after the killings.