7 killed in Rajanpur shootout over irrigation water sharing dispute

RAJANPUR: Seven persons were killed and four wounded as two groups traded gunfire over the dispute arising on the issue of sharing irrigation water on Saturday.

Police said that the incident occurred near Bara checkpost area where two groups of the Koja Bugti tribe exchanged hot words over the sharing of irrigation water and later went on a shootout that killed 7 persons on the spot and injured 4 here.