HANGU: Two persons including a woman were killed while two other women were injured in exchange of firing between rival groups in Tal tehsil of the district on Wednesday morning. Tal Police SHO Farid Khan said the incident took place in Qadri Mian G Khel between two groups led by Alif Sayed and Pir Taimur Shah. The two sides opened fire using both light and heavy weapons as a result of which two people died and two others were injured. Police registered an FIR of the incident, but no one had been arrested till this report was filed. The reason for the shoot-out was an old dispute.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 21st, 2014.