A sepoy of Balochistan levies force was gunned down by unidentified assailants in Ziarat area of Balochistan province on Saturday.

According to police, unidentified assailants shot dead sepoy of Balochistan Levies Force in Ziarat. The assailants managed to escape after committing the crime.

The body of levies sepoy, identified as Gul Zaman, son of Mir Hazar Khan, was shifted to District Headquarters Hospital Ziarat and later handed over to the heirs after fulfilling necessary medico-legal formalities at District Headquarters Hospital Ziarat.

Further investigation was being conducted by the authorities of concerned police station.