PESHAWAR: A Pakistan Army officer was killed when unidentified armed men opened firing on him near Ring Road today.

According to police, Colonel Tariq Ghafoor, who was stationed in Quetta, killed when unknown armed men opened fire on him when he was en-route to Masjid to offer Friday prayers.

SP Peshawar Cantt Kashif Zulfiqar said that motives behind the incident are not determined yet that whether it was result of personal enmity or a terrorist act.