Cop killed in Bannu attack
BANNU: A cop was killed and two others sustained injuries when unidentified gunmen opened fire on them in Husni Killay in the limits of Basiakhel Police Station on Thursday evening, official sources said. The sources said that a party of Basiakhel Police Station was on a routine patrol when unidentified gunmen opened fire on the van, killing Constable Wahab on the spot.
Constables Samiullah and Rukhsar sustained injuries in the attack. The injured were rushed to the District Headquarters Hospital in Bannu. Following the incident, the police launched a search operation in the area but there was no arrest till the filing of this report.