BARA: Three persons lost their lives in exchange of fire over a property dispute in Khyber tribal district on Saturday.

Local sources said there was a dispute between the families of Gulab Sher and Kaki on the ownership of a house in Jhansi area of Bara sub-division. The sources said the two groups exchanged fire on Saturday in which two persons from Kaki group, identified as Karim and Shah Baran, while one person from Gulab Sher group were killed. One person was also injured in the firing.

The Khasaddar Force personnel arrived at the scene after the incident and arrested four suspects. The atmosphere was tense in the area after the incident.

People often quarrel over land disputes in the erstwhile tribal region which often result into untoward consequences.