A heavy clash took place between the armed men of the Afghan lawmakers in Mazar-e-Sharif city, the provincial capital of Balkh province.

According to reports, the clash erupted between the armed men of Abas Ibrahimzada, a member of the Lower House of the Parliament, and Abbas Akhlaqi, a member of the Lower House of the parliament.

A security official said the clashes continued for several hours as both sides called in heavily armed individuals.

There are no reports regarding the main reason behind the incident and it is yet not clear if anyone has been killed or wounded during the clashes.

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