KARAK  - Two persons were killed and two others seriously injured when rival groups opened firing on each other during a jirga in Dheraki Banda area of Tehsil Banda Daud Shah.

Sources informed here on Wednesday that there was a dispute of woman between Saeed Rehman group, resident of Dheraki Banda and Hashamtullah group, resident of Bhadaber Peshawar and the other day Jirga was in progress to resolve the issue when they opened firing on each other.

As a result of firing Hashmatullah son of Ashraf Khan, resident of Bhadber and Saeed Rehman son of Khan Wazir, resident of Dheraki Bana were killed on the spot and Ayaz Rehman son of Khan Wazir and Muhammad Zakir son of Muhammad Anwar, residents of Dheraki Banda sustained serious injuries.

The injured were shifted to a local hospital and police of Banda Daud Shah Police Station registered FIR of the incident.

Meanwhile, a young man Altaf, son of the district President Pakistan People’s Party Khursheed committed suicide due to some unknown reasons.

He was laid to rest in his ancestral graveyard Mithakhel.