December 1, 2021

Four people killed as rival groups clashed in Garhi Yasin

SHIKARPUR (May 23, 2021) Four people were killed in a clash between two rival groups in Garhi Yasin, Sunday morning, the police said.

The armed men of two group kept firing in the area for three hours before police reached the crime scene.

The police surrounded the area and sealed the streets, after which the bodies and injured were taken to the Garhi Yaseen hospital.

The victims have been identified as Abdul Ghani, Siddique, Ghaffar, and Hashim Marfani.

The two groups had a decade-old history of enmity.

Garhi Yasin is home town and constituency of Speaker Sindh Assembly Agha Siraj Durrani.

So far, more than 20 people in Shikarpur have lost their lives in such clashes dubbed as old enmity.

Around ten days back PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto has also taken notice of such clash that took place in Kandhkot.

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