Violence gripped KPK’s provincial capital Saturday as six people including father and son were killed in separate incidents in different localities of the city.

According to details, unknown gunmen riding on motorcycle sprayed bullets at a vehicle near Governor House at Shershah Souri Road killing one person on the spot and injuring two others and fled the scene.

The body and injured were rushed to hospital where another succumbed to his wounds raising death toll to two. The deceased were identified as Younas Beg and his son Saifullah while the injured was identified as Inamullah.

Police said that it was a target killing incident. It should be mentioned that a lawyer was also killed on Friday.

Meanwhile, bullet riddled bodies of four persons were recovered from unpopulated area of Badu Samarbagh, a sub-urban area of Peshawar.

Police said that the deceased were shot dead and their bodies were dumped in the said area. Identity of the deceased was confirmed as Shahnawaz, Mansoor, Misri Khan and Ishfaq and they hailed from Peshawar city.

The police said that the killings were due to personal enmity.