Key ANP leader shot dead in Charsadda
[Dawn] Unidentified gunnies on Monday rubbed out a key local political leader in Pakistain's restive northwestern province of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa
... formerly NWFP, still Terrorism Central...
, police officials said.
Sabiullah Khan, senior vice president of Charsadda district chapter of the Awami National Party's (ANP) -- the ruling party in the province -- was attacked in Darabo village in Shabqadar tehsil's Battagram area. One other person was also injured in the attack
Shabqadar local police official Wahid Gul confirmed that the ANP leader was dead. He said that the Khan "was going to his home village when he was rubbed out."
Arbab Tahir ANP's information secretary confirmed that death of Sabiullah. He said that he was key leader of ANP in Charsadda district and had been recently promoted to senior vice president.
The body of the dear departed was shifted to the DHQ hospital. No cut-thoat group has so far grabbed credit for the attack.
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