Police officer among three killed in Larkana tribal clash
By News Desk
February 11, 2024 11:39 AM
At least three people including a police officer were killed and several others including a DSP got injured during a tribal clash at Naudero Chowk in Larkana city on Sunday, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
According to police, Chandia and Dhani tribes clashed over voting during general elections in Larkana.
Police reached the site and tried to calm things between the hostile tribes.
Meanwhile the angry mob started pelting stones on each other and after some time unidentified attacker opened fire. As a result, Hassan Chandia and Imran Dahani died on the spot while several others including DSP Bashir got injured. ASI Sultan Shah also succumbed to his injuries later at a hospital.
The injured and dead bodies were shifted to Larkana hospital. More police force reached the site to control the situation.
Reporter Abdul Khaliq Mugheri