KHAIRPUR: Two people were shot dead in a clash between two rival groups of Phulpoto community on Sunday. Abdul Ghaffoor Phulpoto and Badaruddin Phulpoto were killed in a gunfight which took place in Bhano Phulpoto Village near Therhi in the Baberloi police limits. Both the groups attacked each other with automatic weapons and the firing continued for a few hours. The police did not arrive at the scene until the firing stopped and took the bodies to Civil Hospital Khairpur. The bodies were handed over to their families after medico-legal formalities.
Published in The Express Tribune, July 30th, 2012.