Elderly man gunned down in Gilgit
GILGIT: Unidentified assailants on Monday shot dead an elderly man on the outskirts of Gilgit city, police said. Police officials told this correspondent that the victim was identified as Atish Khan, 60, whose body was removed to DHQ hospital Gilgit for medico-legal purposes.
In a separate incident, a resident of Skardu city identified as Nisar Ali was ambushed near Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation motel. He sustained bullet injuries on arm and was taken to hospital. Police did not tell the motives behind both the incidents, however, separate cases were registered in the city police station and investigations got underway.