TARBELA GHAZI -  An Executive Engineer (XEN) of Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) was shot dead in Abbottabad.

Wapda XEN Yousaf Hussain belonged to Parachinar, but had stationed his family in Abbottabad. He was posted in Hangu.

Hussain was shot dead upon arrival to Abbottabad for vacations. As he parked his vehicle in Wapda Colony, he came under assault. Sources said the assailants were already hiding in the garage and waiting for him. 

After the incident, police immediately reached at the spot and shifted the dead body to district headquarters hospital for post-mortem.

Police registered a case against the unknown murderers under section 302 of Pakistan Penal Code and handed over the dead body to his family for burial after completing legal formalities. Hussain had served for a long time in Hazara Division and was presently posted at Hangu. He had settled his family at Abbottabad due to his family enmity in his native village but his opponents managed to shoot him in Abbottabad. 


Newly appointed Senior Vice President of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Hazara Division Malik Tahir Iqbal was warmly welcomed by his friends and party workers on his arrival in Tarbela after assuming the new responsibilities.

On his arrival, a large number of the party workers and his friends gathered at Ghazi Barotha Barrage to receive him.

At the occasion, Tahir said it was an honour for him that the party had shown confidence in him and entrusted important responsibilities to him.

He said he would try best to serve the party and its workers in the division, and will utilise all his capabilities for the purpose.

Tahir said he would unite party activists and strengthen PTI with co-operation and help of the party workers.

He further said that it was his dream to make Hazara Division a hub of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf.