KARAK: Three brothers were shot dead after rival parties exchanged fire over a domestic dispute in the jurisdiction of Shah Salim police station on Sunday. While mother of the deceased brothers died of cardiac arrest after hearing about the murder of her sons.

The police said that incident took place in Shah Salim where Dr Waheed and his two brothers Engineer Sajid and Maulana Ihsanullah exchanged harsh words with their cousins.

Both parties opened fire on each other that resulted in murder of Dr Waheed and his brothers while two persons were injured.

The police shifted bodies to hospital for postmortem. Cross cases have been registered against both parties.