MINGORA: Some unknown armed men Friday opened firing outside a mosque killing an official of the Special Police Force in Charbagh area of Swat.
According to police sources, the policeman, Shah Pursan was coming out of a mosque after Maghrib prayer, when unknown armed men opened firing at him in Charbagh area of Swat, killing him on the spot. The sources said that the policeman was on intelligence duty at the mosque in plain clothes.
The police and security forces rushed to the area after the firing incident and started search operation.
Meanwhile, TTP has claimed responsibility for the killing of policemen.