Peshawar: ANP Bannu chief, two workers shot dead
PESHAWAR: Continuing attacks on leadership of the Awami National party (ANP), unidentified motorcyclists shot dead the president of the Bannu district ANP along with two other persons in Bannu late on Tuesday.
Israel Khan and his two friends were on way back to home when the assassins, reportedly coming on motorbikes, opened fire on the three in the limits of Bannu cantonment late Tuesday night. All the three were rushed to hospital but they died on way.
Last week, the house of Muzaffar Khan, ANP leader in Swat was attacked by miscreants. Muzaffar and some others were killed in the attack. ANP has sacrificed over 500 workers and leaders in the ongoing war on terror. Two of the party MPAs and several provincial and district level leaders have been killed since 2006.