DI KHAN: At least two persons were shot dead in DI Khan on Thursday as target killing continued unabated in the southern district.
According to reports, armed motorcyclists opened firing on Eidgah road, in which two persons sustained serious injuries. The injured were shifted to hospital, where they succumbed to their injuries. According to reports, one of the dead was identified as Alam Noor.
Meanwhile, the talks between the protesters and local administration succeeded. The Shia community had staged sit-in against target killing of lawyer Shahid Sherazi. The people from different walks of life including lawyers, relatives of the deceased and MWM attended the sit-in.
The organisers of the sit-in announced that the protest would be concluded at 6pm and funeral of the lawyer would be held.
Meanwhile, ANP president Asfandyar Wali Khan has strongly condemned the target killings in DI Khan and said that the government has failed to protect the lives of the people.