One shot dead, another injured on Quetta-Chaman highway

MAIZAI ADA:Young man was shot dead while another man was injured by unidentified gun men on Quetta-Chaman highway in Maizai Ada area of district Killa Abdullah in Balochistan province on Friday. According to rescue sources, 20-year-old young man namely Hafeez Ullah Popalzai was gunned down while another man namely Sabir was injured by unidentified gunmen in Maizai Ada area of district Killa Abdullah. The body and injured were shifted to District Headquarters Hospital, Chaman for completion of codal formalities and treatment, respectively.

The body was handed over to the heirs after fulfilling necessary medico-legal formalities while the injured was referred to Quetta for further treatment after providing initial treatment at District Headquarters Hospital, Chaman. The incident has created a tense atmosphere in the area. Further investigation was being conducted by the concerned authorities.