PESHAWAR  - Former senator and tribal elder Haji Abdur Rehman shot dead his two brothers when they exchanged arguments over a land dispute in Peshawar on Thursday.

Police said that the incident took place at the Chamkani area of the city. The former senator, who belonged to Mohmand Agency and was reportedly at his house when his brothers exchanged harsh words with him and then he ordered his bodyguard to shoot them dead.  As a result, both his brothers identified as Abdul Wadood and Ishaq were killed on the spot. The police arrested nine people, including the former senator in this regard. Abdur Rahman Khan told the police that his brother first attacked them and later in retaliatory firing they were targeted.