PESHAWAR: At least seven people including six of same family were killed and two others injured when armed men traded fire over children clash in suburbs of the provincial capital.
Police said that the incident took place in Mera Sadozai area of Peshawar where children clashed during playing and elders also jumped into the fight of the children.
An exchange of hot words took place with turned violent after which the two sides started firing at each others.
In cross firing four people were killed on the spot which five others were critically injured. Three among the injured succumbed to their wounds while shifting to hospital and two others were under treatment in critical condition.
The police after registering a case against the armed men of the two clashing groups have started raids for their arrest.— INP