PESHAWAR

Three people, including JUI-F local leader Sahibzada Abdus Salam, were killed and five sustained injuries in a firing incident in Dera Ismail Khan on Saturday. According to police, some unknown armed men opened fire at a hotel in the Darazinda area. As a result, three persons, including JUI-F leader Sahibzada Abdus Salam, were killed and five injured.

Abdus Salam was sitting with his workers at a local hotel when the members of his rival group opened fire as a result of which Sahibzada Abdus Salam and Pir Shah were killed on the spot while Spin Gul died in hospital.

The dead and injured were shifted to the district headquarters hospital. Soon after the incident, the security forces rushed to the area and started investigation.