Eight killed in clash between tribal groups in Kurram

Statesman Report

PESHAWAR: At least eight people were killed, while nine others were injured in a clash between two tribal groups in Lower Kurram on Thursday.

According to Express News, the groups clashed with each in Mahora area over a property dispute.

The members of the two groups, opened indiscriminate fire at each other resulting in a number of casualties.

The bodies and the injured were shifted to the district hospital in Parachinar. According to hospital sources, the condition of some of the injured was critical.

The police said the two clans had a dispute related to property ongoing for some time. The area was said to be still tense following the armed clash.