Quetta- Unidentified assailants shot dead three people in Quetta's Satellite Town, two women were also injured in today's incident, officials said.

Targeted killings pose a huge threat in this neighbourhood. The unknown attackers on motor bikes opened fire on a car, three the victims onboard died on the spot, while two women wounded. The killers sped away unchallenged before security forces reached to the scene. Rescue teams also rushed to the scene and deceased and wounded ladies were shifted to the Civil Hospital Quetta. The condition of one woman is reported critical.

Security forces cordon off whole area and search of attackers was underway. More than 30 people - including nationals and religious clerics of the neighbourhing country - have so far been killed in Satellite Town and Pashtunabad neighbourhood, where most Afghan refugees have taken shelter. No group has claimed responsibility of today's attack however Baloch rebel militants have involved in attacks on non-Baloch and other settlers in restive province.