In yet another incident of firing in Islamabad having a connection with yesterday’s gun attack, a property dealer and his gunman were killed after being fired upon in the federal capital.
According to police, unidentified men opened fire on the vehicle Rashid at Milpur Road in Islamabad within the remits of Bani Gala police station, killing him and his armed guard.
“The incident is linked to yesterday’s attack on Mirza Naveed that saw the latter’s killing along with injuries to four others,” they said while terming it apparently a property-related feud.
The suspects fired over 80 rounds on the vehicle during the attack, they said.
The police further said that Rashid was a close associate of both Mirza Naveed and Malik Tahir and the police are investigating the matter from all angles.