Gunmen kill Shia leader in DI Khan
PESHAWAR: Gunmen on Friday shot dead a Shia leader, sparking a protest in Dera Ismail Khan, police and witnesses said. Syed Al-Hasan Shah, 40, was killed at his medical store in the main Saddar Bazaar in DI Khan, police officer Asmatullah Khattak told AFP. “It appears to be a sectarian killing. Police are investigating,” he said. The killing triggered a protest by Shah’s relatives and members of the Shia community, witnesses said.