MARDAN: A man along with his two sons was gunned down over dispute of appointment of a mosque cleric, ARY News reported Sunday.
The incident occurred in Umarabad area of Mardan. The dispute over appointment of a cleric at a local mosque was lingering for many days.
The opposing groups exchanged heated words over the matter on Sunday, resulting armed clash. Resultantly a man and his two sons lost their lives.
Heavy contingent of police reached the site after the incident, cordoned off the area and began search for the accused persons.