Additional Assistant Commissioner Tank Kiramatullah Kundi. - A file photo

PESHAWAR: Additional Assistant Commissioner Tank Kiramatullah Kundi was shot dead by unidentified armed men on Thursday.

Kiramamatullah Kundi was going to his office in his car in the morning, when unidentified armed men opened fire on him, leaving him critically injured. He was taken to District Headquarters Hospital Tank where he succumbed to his injuries. Police reached the spot after the incident and cordoned off the entire area. A search operation was also launched in the area, but no arrest was made till this filing of this report.

Local sources said Kiramatullah Kundi also had personal enmity. However, no details were available whether he was shot dead by enemies or the militants. Target killing incidents have also increased in the nearby Dera Ismail Khan and Waziristan districts recently.