QUETTA: One person was shot dead by unidentified armed men near Khaizi Chowk area of the provincial capital on Thursday.

According to rescue sources, unidentified armed men gunned down one person namely Abdul Rasheed son of Abdul Hameed Nasar near Khaizi Chowk area of Quetta. The body was shifted to Sandeman Provincial Hospital, Quetta and later handed over to the heirs after fulfilling necessary medico-legal formalities. The incident has created a mourning atmosphere in the victim’s house.