Soldier shot dead in Hangu
KOHAT: Unknown gunmen shot dead an army subedar serving in a security organisation and injured his colleague and a passer-by at the Bannu Chowk in the bazaar in Thall town of Hangu district on Monday, police sources said. According to Deputy Superintendent of Police of Thall Circle, Mir Chaman, soldiers were on duty in the bazaar when unidentified assailants sprayed them with bullets.
In the attack, Subedar Naseem Khan was killed on the spot while Lance Naik Abdullah and a passer-by Ibrahim sustained bullet injuries. The wounded were shifted to the Combined Military Hospital in Thall town. After the incident, the security forces arrested 26 suspects.