A local leader of the Awami National Party (ANP) and former candidate of the party from PK-74 Mohammad Ibrar Khalil was shot dead in Peshawar along with his nephew on Wednesday.
Police authorities said unknown armed men opened firing at the car of ANP leader Mohammad Ibrar Khalil in Tehkal area of the provincial metropolis. Ibrar and his nephew Arshad were seriously injured in the firing.
The law enforcers rushed to the crime scene as the rescue teams rushed the victims to the hospital. However, both succumbed to their injuries on way to hospital.