KHUZDAR/QUETTA - In separate incidents of violence in Balochistan, a PML-N leader, two policemen and a civilian were shot dead on Friday.In the first incident, unidentified men gunned down President of PML-N Khuzdar city chapter Muhammad Alam Jattak in Khuzdar.In a separate incident, unknown miscreants gunned down two policemen here on Friday and escaped the scene.Police said the firing incident took place in Pashtunabad locality of Quetta where unidentified miscreants opened fire at the two cops. As a result of firing, one policeman was killed on the spot while the other sustained serious wounds. The injured cop also expired during treatment at a hospital.The assailants managed to escape from the scene after committing the dual murder.Police have registered a case against unknown culprits and started investigation.

Published in The Nation newspaper on 14-Jun-2014