Tribal elder among 7 shot dead in Zhob


At least seven people including a tribal leader were killed as rivals attacked two vehicles here on Thursday, Levies sources said.

The armed men of rival group sprayed bullets on two vehicles carrying a tribal elder and his seven companions on Ghorlam Road in Margha Kabzai area of district Zhob.

As a result of the firing, tribal leader identified as Ahmad Kabzai and his six companions including Abdul Wahid, Abdul Mannan, Bajuddin, Fazlur Rehman, Muhammad Sultan and Naik Muhammad died.

Two bodies were charged after the vehicle caught fire due to firing. One person injured in the incident was shifted to nearby rural health centre.