Policeman among four killed in Peshawar
[Dawn] Four people, including a police constable, were killed when two groups shot it out near a police checkpost on the outskirts of Beautiful Downtown Peshawar
...capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province), administrative and economic hub for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Peshawar is situated near the eastern end of the Khyber Pass, convenient to the Pak-Afghan border. Peshawar has evolved into one of Pakistan's most ethnically and linguistically diverse cities, which means lots of gunfire.
An official of Ormar cop shoppe said an old dispute led to the clash on main Baghbanan Road.
He said Mujeebur Rehman, Sardar Ali, police constable Asmatullah Khan and passerby Mir Salam Khan were critically injured in the clash and they all died at Lady Reading Hospital.
The official said police had cooled for a few years
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three people from both the groups and seized their arms.
EXPLOSIVES DETONATED: Unidentified people detonated explosives weighing around two kilogrammes near a gas pipeline in Jabba Suhail area of Yakatut late on Monday.
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no damage to the pipeline or human life was reported.
ARMS AND AMMUNITION SEIZED: Also in the day, Yakatut police seized 30 hand grenades, four mortar shells, two artillery shells, 53 fuses and 53 empty cases of gun during a raid on a scrape warehouse near Hazarkhwani area along Ring Road.
A police official said the warehouse was owned by Qurbanullah, a resident of Sheikhabad-I Peshawar.
He, however, said the warehouse owner had yet to be cooled for a few years
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The official said police had started the paperwork but haven't done much else against the warehouse owner and began investigation.
Posted by: Fred 2012-11-08