PESHAWAR, 16 July: Unidentified gunmen shot injured Hidayatullah serving as Sub Inspector in Special Branch, an intelligence wing of police, here in Town area of Peshawar on Saturday morning.

Town police said that Hidayatullah was going through University Road when unknown people opened fire on him near Jehangirabad.

Hidayatullah was shifted to Lady Reading Hospital where doctors stated his condition out of danger.

Belonging to Charsadda, Hidayatullah is currently on duty at Peshawar High Court.