Seven injured in Landikotal firing


LANDIKOTAL: At least seven people were injured when two rival parties exchanged gun fire on each other in Khyber Walikhel village in Landikotal, sources said on Wednesday. The said that Salim Afridi and his opponent Mehran Shah had a dispute over a piece of land. They said the incident happened after both parties exchanged hard words over the construction of pedestrian pathway over the disputed land. Bothe sides exchanged gun fire over each other, causing seven people from both sides injured, police confmired. As the incident happened police reached to the spot and controlled the situation. The police stsrted investigation.The injured persons were shifted to district Headquarters hospital in Landikotal wherefrom one injured was referred to hospitals in Peshawar due to his critical condition, sources said. Our correspondent