QUETTA: Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) of police was gunned down on Sariab Road in Quetta today.

Unidentified armed persons intercepted ASI Azizur Rehman in the Chaki Shanawi area on Sariab Road and opened fire on them, fatally injuring him.

The injured was rushed to the Civil Hospital Quetta for treatment, where doctors pronounced him dead on arrival.

The body was handed over to the family after medico-legal formalities.

The police have registered a case and started investigation.