PML-N, PPP workers’ clash in RY Khan leave several injured


RAHIM YAR KHAN: Different clashes between ruling party and Pakistan People’s Party’s (PPP) workers have left several injured in Khanpur Union Council (UC).


Friction between two groups based on the recent local body (LB) election in Moza Kotla Mahi caused the violent clash.

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s (PML-N) Mureed Khan Sarai, who contended for chairman seat and Pakistan People’s Party’s (PPP) Javed Khan who fought the election for vice-chairman seat are relatives.

Supporters of a group were shifted to Tehsil Headquarters Hospital for first aid after the clash however, members of the opposing party followed them to the emergency ward.

Another clash in hospital’s emergency left the window panes shattered.

Police reached the hospital after learning about the news and took the injured persons to local police station.