AIG police, gunman martyred in Peshawar’s suicide blast
PESHAWAR: An Additional IG Police and his gunman lost their lives as a suicide bomber rammed his motorbike into their car today morning.
According to a local news channel, AIG Ashraf Noor was leaving for his office from home along with two gunmen when his vehicle came under an attack. The moment after the blast their car caught fire and a heavy cloud of smoke was seen rising from the place of the incident.
Moreover, the team of rescue officials and heavy contingent of police reached the area and immediately shifted the bodies to the Hayatabad Medical Complex. The police officials have confirmed that the blast was a suicide attack.
Six other officials of the AIG’s squad were injured in the blast, said CCPO Tahir Khan.
Meanwhile, PTI chairman Imran Khan expressed deep grief over the martyrdom of the police officials through his Twitter account. -Agencies