Police constable among two killed as elders jump into children clash


SIALKOT. (INP): Two persons including a police constable were killed and a cop among four people was injured when elders jumped into children clash here on Thursday.
Police said that while playing cricket near their residence in Noorabad area of Sialkot, two groups of children quarrelled with each other.
Elders of both groups on receiving information about the clash reached the scene with arms and exchanged fire. Accused Saeed opened fire at his neighbor but he narrowly escaped.
Police rushed to the scene and tried to reduce the tension but Constable Asif was killed and ASI Idrees, two children among four people was injured in firing of the accused. In retaliatory firing of police, the culprit Saeed was also killed.
The bodies and injured were shifted to a nearby hospital for medico-legal formalities.