QUETTA - Two people were killed and two others wounded in separate firing incidents in different towns of Balochistan Tuesday, while security forces carried out a targeted operation in Pishin, recovering three kidnapees.

According to police, armed men opened fire at Kechi Baig area of Sariab locality in Quetta, killing one person who was later identified as Saeed Ahmed. The assailants managed to flee from the spot. Being informed, police rushed to the site and shifted the body to Civil Hospital Quetta for medico-legal formalities. In another incident, a truck drier was killed and two others were wounded in Bolan district. Sources said that a Punjab bound- truck was passing from Darjan area in Bolan when some armed men opened indiscriminate fire on it. Resultantly, driver of the truck was killed and two other men on board sustained injuries. Meanwhile, security forces carried out a search operation in Manzari area of Pishin and recovered three kidnapped persons. The personnel also managed to arrest two kidnappers. Sources said that one security personnel sustained injuries during crossfire with the kidnappers.