Sukkur: Clash over marriage claims 3 lives
SUKKUR: Three people, including a passerby, were killed in Doulatpur Safan on Saturday in a clash between two tribes over a marriage. Police said that some people attacked the house of Sultan alias Khan Patyali in village Pahar Khan Dahari and opened fire on the inhabitants of the house and escaped, resulting in the killing of Sultan. They said that Sultan’s relatives chased the fleeing assailants and fired at them, killing one of the fleeing assailants, Sajan Lakho, and a passerby, Ali Hyder Chandio. Police said that the clash occurred over the marriage of Qurban Lakho and Samina Patyali against the wishes of their respective families.
They said that Qurban Lakho had already been killed by the Patyali clan.
Meanwhile, people of the area staged a demonstration against the killing of the passerby, Ali Hyder Chandio, in this clash. They demanded of the authorities to arrest the killer of Chandio within 24 hours or they would block the National Highway. Doulatpur Police of Nawabshah have been acting against the feuding tribes.