BAHAWALNAGAR - Two persons were killed and another sustained injuries in a shootout between two rival groups here in the remit of Donga Bonga Police here the other day.

As per detail, Irshad Gujjar group of chak Sed Sr Akanwali attempted to abduct a girl of the rival Ashraf Gujjar group. Meanwhile, they indulged in a shootout which continued for sometime. Resultantly, two persons identified as Waseem and Irshad from both groups were killed while another injured. On getting information, the police rushed to the spot and managed to arrest one of the accused.

The bodies were shifted to DHQ Hospital Bahawalnagar for autopsy.