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4 of a family among 5 killed in KP

TANK: At least three women of the same family among five persons were shot dead over a domestic dispute in Tank district of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) on Friday.

According to police, the firing incident was reported in the Hasan Khel area of the Tank where a man along with his wife, mother, and sister was shot dead after unidentified men opened fire on them.

“It happened over a domestic dispute,” the police claimed as it searched for the culprits involved in the heinous act.

Killings over domestic disputes have been reported frequently in the country and in one such incident on March 17 this year, a man allegedly shot his mother, wife, and sister-in-law dead in KP’s Karak area due to a domestic dispute.

According to police, the suspect gunned down three women, including his mother, wife, and sister-in-law in Takht-e-Nasarati Tehsil of Karak.

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