SADDA, 9 December: Four people were killed and another sustained injuries as two rival groups exchanged fire on a land dispute in Tari Mangal area of Kurram Agency on Friday.

The political administration said the members of Tari Mangal tribe people were constructing a room on a disputed land in the afternoon when people from Gorbez tribe opened fire on them leaving four persons from Tari Mangal tribe including Nabi Jan, Sher Jan, Zahoor Jan and Gul Shak dead on the spot and another person sustained injuries.

Both the rival tribes have taken positions against each other and clashes were continuing.

The local people have called upon the administration to intervene into the matter to avoid further losses.