Additional IG HQ Muhammad Ashraf Noor. – A file photo

Asif Javed

PESHAWAR, 24 November: Additional Inspector General Headquarters Muhammad Ashraf Noor along with his gunman died in a bomb blast in Hayatabad area of Peshawar on Friday.

Rescue sources said Additional IG Muhammad Ashraf was going to his office in the morning when he was targeted with a blast near Zarghoni Masjid. Five people were also injured the blast. The vehicle was also damaged in the blast.

The security forces have cordoned off the area after the blast and started investigations.