Prayer leader shot dead in Swat
[Dawn] Unidentified gunnies rubbed out a prayer leader in Fatehpur area of Khwazakhela tehsil in Swat
...a valley and an administrative district in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province of Pakistain, located 99 mi from Islamabad. It is inhabited mostly by Pashto speakers. The place has gone steadily downhill since the days when Babe Ruth was the Sultan of Swat...
district on the night between Friday and Saturday.
Local sources said that the victim, Maulvi Ahmad Hussain, was going home from the mosque after Isha prayers when the gunnies ambushed him. He was killed on the spot.
The relatives of the dear departed said that his family had no enmity with anyone in the area. The Khwazakhela cop shoppe started the paperwork but haven't done much else against unidentified persons.
Also, six persons were maimed when two cars collided in Rahimabad locality of Mingora on Saturday. The injured were shifted to Saidu Sharif Hospital.
In 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.
, suspected faceless myrmidons attacked a police van in Mathra on the outskirts of provincial metropolis and injured a policeman on Saturday evening.
An official of Mathra cop shoppe said the law enforcers were patrolling the area when gunnies opened indiscriminate firing on them near Akakhel Bus Stop on Warsak Road."Inspector Khushdil Khan sustained bullet wounds and the van was damaged in the attack. The rest of the coppers remained unhurt," the official said.
He said that a search operation against the accused was launched in the area but so far no one was placed in long-term storage
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