KARACHI: A clash erupted between workers of Mutahidda Qaumi Movement (MQM) and Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) near Liaquatabad when the latter was carrying out an election rally in the area, ARY News reported.

JI rally, coming via Moosa Colony area towards Liaquatabad, was led by party’s candidate for NA-246 Rashid Naseem. When the rally reached Liquatabad no. 10 near MQM election camp,  the exchange of heated words ensued between workers.

Amid chanting of slogans, both the sides indulged in scuffle, leading to tense situation in the vicinity.

According to JI spokesperson, three  of their workers sustained injuries in the clash. Workers from both the sides used sticks and pelted stones at each other during the clash.