KARACHI: One person was killed and four others sustained injuries in a clash between two groups in New Sabzi Mandi here on Wednesday.

After the incident, violent people started creating chaos in the area and pelted stone on the police party arrived at the scene to control the hostage situation.

Owing to the tension, traffic was affected and business activities were also suspended.

Later on, the Sindh Rangers reached the spot and controlled the situation after successful negotiations with the relatives of the killed man who alleged that Saifur Rahman was killed for not giving extortion.

On the other hand, SSP Malir Irfan Bahadur said that Momin and Bismillah, who were involved in the incident, have been arrested.