MARDAN - At least four persons, including two women, all belonging to the same family, were killed and six others, including three women and a child, sustained injuries in a firing incident in the limits of Toru Police Station, hospital and local sources said Saturday.

They said the accused Noorul Amin, Naveed and Muhammad Hussain, sons of Idrees, resident of Sukai Toru, and Bahadur Shah, son of Ishaq, Amin Jan, son of Wasih Bacha, and Sabir Shah, residents of Toru, entered a house after a minor quarrel and allegedly opened fire at the inmates. Resultantly, Jawad, son of Niaz Muhammad, Wajid, son of Faqir Shah, Surya, daughter of Faqir Shah, and

Gohara, wife of Faqir Shah, died on the spot. The sources said Nayab Aziz, daughter of Abdul Aziz, child Danyal, son of Jawad, Meryam Wisal, wife of Muhammad Wisal, Zeyad, son of Naiz Muhammad, Najma, wife of Amjid, and Farida Khanim, wife of Jawad, got seriously injured. The injured were shifted to Mardan Medical Complex (MMC), where their condition was stable.

Police have not registered FIR of the incident till filling of this report.