Imran Khan telephones Shahzeb's father
Shahzeb from Swabi who was killed in a firing incident on election day.

PESHAWAR: Prime Minister-in-waiting Imran Khan on Thursday telephoned the father of Shahzeb, who was killed in a firing incident on the election day, and assured him that the killer of his son will be arrested soon.

Mukhtiar, father of Shahzeb, said the PTI chief Imran Khan telephoned him and told him that Shahzeb was like his son and his sacrifice will not go waste. He said he is proud of his son who sacrificed his life for Naya Pakistan.

Shahzeb, hailing from Kernal Sher Khan Killi area of Swabi, was shot dead in firing allegedly by the Awami National Party (ANP) district president and PK-47 candidate on the election day on 25 July. Shahzeb’s father along with three other people was also injured in the firing incident.