DERA ISMAIL KHAN – Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) and his friend killed by unknown armed men in Dera Ismail Khan.
According to police sources, the terrorists fired upon DSP Bahawal Khan while he was going on motorbike with his friend Haroon near Lady Hospital.
Bahawal Khan was immediately taken to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. While Haroon died on spot due to severe injuries. Police cordoned off the area and has also increased the checking on entry and exit points of the city after the incident.
Police officials said they had no enmity with anyone but the police in this area are often become the target of terrorists.
Funeral ceremony of Bahawal Khan will be held in police lines at 11 am. He belonged to Dhalla, an area located nearby Dera Ismail Khan.
Before this, Many police officers have been attacked by the terrorist. This year in January, a head constable named Qaiser Jahan, his two brothers and a friend were killed. Police told that Qaiser was highly competent police constable and successfully investigated several incidents of target killings due to that he had been receiving threats.
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