PESHAWAR, 8 October: A man belonging to the Shia community was shot dead by unidentified armed men in Peshawar on Thursday.
Police said Jarar Ali Haider was travelling on a motorcycle along with his two daughters to drop them to school in the morning when unidentified armed men opened fire on him at Muhammad Ali Johar Road. Mr Haider was dead on the spot in the firing, while his daughters also sustained injuries due to falling from motorcycle. They were taken to Lady Reading Hospital for treatment.
Police have registered a case of the incident and raids were being conducted to arrest the culprits.