Traffic constable gunned down in Quetta
QUETTA: A traffic police constable was shot dead when unidentified assailants opened fire at him on Jinnah Road in front of Saleem Medical Complex on Wednesday night, police told APP. The victim has been identified as constable Muhammad Zaheer who was on duty when unidentified armed men targeted him. He was received severe bullet wounds on his head and died instantly. The assailants managed to flee.
Police reached the spot and took the body to Civil Hospital. Police have cordoned off the area and started search of the attackers. In another incident, a police constable was injured when unidentified men hurled a hand grenade in the city police station on Wednesday, police said. Injured police constable Nisar Ahmed was on duty inside the police station when he was attacked. He was shifted to the Civil Hospital immediately. The assailants managed to flee. Police have cordoned off the area.