2 women killed in Hangu
HANGU: Unknown gunmen killed widow of a leader of the pro-government armed volunteer force along with her mother in the Sifat Banda Gohsar hills in Hangu district where they were out for wood collection, police sources said on Wednesday.
The sources said that Shera Bibi, wife of the slain lashkar head, Sakhiur Rahman along with her mother, Meera Bibi, residents of Merobak Banda in Hangu, had gone to the hills to bring fuel wood. However, unidentified persons killed both of them and dumped their bodies in the hills. The police shifted bodies to the area hospital.
Sakhiur was killed after he deserted Orakzai Taliban and started supporting the forces and the government against militants in the area a year ago. He was killed in an attack on a hujra in Shahukhel area in Hangu.
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