KOHAT: A police constable was martyred as unidentified armed males opened fireplace at him in Kohat, Geo News reported Sunday.
The police stated that the incident occured in Kohat’s Dhal Behzadi space.
As suspected by the police, the assailants attacked the cop on the premise of a private enmity. However, the matter is being investigated by all points, stated police.
Meanwhile, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) Inspector General of the Police (IGP )Muazzam Jah Ansari took discover of the incident and ordered swift motion to arrest the culprits.
The IGP termed the incident “unfortunate” and stated that the culprits behind the incident shall be arrested quickly and the household of the deceased constable shall be taken care of.
“We [police] are for providing safety to the people and such cowardly stunts cannot demoralise us,” stated IGP Ansari.
He heaped reward on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police, saying that it had all the time rendered sacrifices for the individuals.