TANK: Unidentified armed men gunned down former chief of peace committee here on Sunday and escaped from the scene after committing the crime.

Police said that unidentified miscreants sprayed bullets at ex-chief of peace committee , Muhammad Shoaib, killing him on the spot in Kot Azam area, Gomal Bazaar police station jurisdiction, and fled from the scene of the crime.

The body was shifted to District Headquarters (DHQs) Hospital and the police after registering a case against the murderers started efforts for their arrests.