Eleven people killed in attack on wedding ceremony in Pakistan

April 10, 2014 - 9:52:54 am

IALAMABAD: Opponents opened fire at a festive house amid wedding, killing eleven persons including women, in northern Pakistan last night, Dunya News reported.

The incident took place at Tehsil Hawelian of Abbottabad.

The incident took place at a wedding ceremony when opponents opened firing indiscriminately over longstanding dispute that caused a chaos at the event. 

The casualties include three women and two children.

The incident also left as many as fourteen people injured who were rushed to Ayub Medical Complex and District Headquarters Hospital.

Police reached the crime scene, however, no arrests were made.

It has been reported that two groups had a longstanding dispute over property. (QNA)