Constable and 3 others killed in Mastung
Quetta: In a separate incident of violence in the area, a police constable was shot dead and another sustained bullet injures on Monday. The policemen were ambushed by armed men in Mastung, some 50 kilometer south of Quetta on Monday, police officials said.
Head Constable Shahnawaz and Constable Eid Mohammad were on routine patrol when assailants opened fire on them. Constable Mohammad was killed instantly while Shahnawaz sustained injuries.
Three other people were also killed in Mastung on Sunday. Officials termed the incident a case of tribal dispute and said that none of the family members of the deceased had come forward to register a case against the perpetrators of the crime.