PESHAWAR: Seven people lost their lives when a petty argument over a children’s fight turned violent in Peshawar on Monday night.

Police said the incident happened in Mira Surezai area where children from two families fought while playing. The members  of one family went to the house of other family to settle the issue but the arguments turned violent and both groups exchanged fire. Six members from one family, while a child from the other side lost their lives in the unfortunate incident.

A police team reached the spot soon after the incident and shifted the bodies to hospital for autopsy. Further investigations into the case are underway. There were no reports of any arrest till filing of this report.