Two Policemen martyred in DSP’s failed assasination
Quetta (Web Desk): Two policemen were martyred in a targeted attack on a police officer on Wednesday.
Rescue officials said the vehicle of DSP Hameedullah Dasti was attacked by unidentified persons from two sides on Samungli Road.
The DSP Hameedullah and his driver remained safe and sound, as the vehicle was bulletproof but two police officials at the back side of the pick-up were killed in the incident.
DSP Hameedullah was posted in the prosecution department and was on his way to duty when attacked.
DIG Operations Abdul Razzaq Cheema told the media that the officials sitting in the back were wearing bulletproof vests unfortunately they were shot in the head and passed away within in no time.
He added that the attackers were waiting to ensnare the vehicle as they targetted the vehicle from two sides.
Sources said law enforcement agencies and rescue teams reached the site of the incident after the attack and launched a search and rescue operation.
The deceased were identified as constables Mohammad Tahir and Ayub Shah.