The shooting erupted in night club of Mexico resort of Playa del Carmen that killed at least five persons and wounded several while the fate of the attackers yet to be ascertained.
According to foreign news agency music concert was being held in Playa del Carmen when suddenly shooting started but it was not clear who were the attacker and what motive behind it.
The security forces have cordoned off the area and they entered in the night club. The festival, which is in its 10th year, is popular with foreign tourists, especially from the United States and the United Kingdom.
Shootings in Mexican clubs are not unusual and are often linked to gang violence, but the venues targeted are normally those frequented by gang members rather than foreign tourists.