Kohat: 5 hurt as armed men assault ex-councillor
KOHAT: According to the Dawn News on Monday, five persons, two among them police constables, were injured when armed men ambushed the vehicle of a former councillor near Muslimabad on Indus Highway here on Saturday. The former councillor of Sumari union council, Mujahid Shah, was going home from Lachi when armed men opened firing at his Surf vehicle. His bodyguard Taj Mohammad and nephew Mohammad Din sustained bullet injuries in the incident. Police constables Mohammad Khalid, Shakeel Abbas and 18-year-old Naeem, who were coming from Dera Ismail Khan to Kohat in a passenger coach, were also injured. They were rushed to the KDA divisional headquarters hospital. Mr Shah told police that Asmat and Nabat Gul became his enemies as they thought that they had been arrested by the police in a kidnapping for ransom case on his information.