Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday while strongly condemning the Quetta incident has urged authorities to probe the incident and provide authorities concerned to provide all possible medical treatment to the injured.
Superintendent of Police (SP) Quaid-Abad Mubarak Shah among four policemen were martyred and his driver was injured at Killi Deba area of Quetta by unknown gunmen in a firing incident.
The President expressed profound grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives in the despicable attack
and prayed for the eternal peace of the departed souls.
He offered heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families and prayed for the swift recovery of the injured and directed the
According to police sources, the SP along with a police team was patrolling near Killi Deba when unidentified armed assailants opened fire on them and fled from the scene.
As a result, SP among four police personnel were martyred on the spot while his driver Ahmedullah sustained serious injuries. The bodies were rushed to civil hospital Quetta for legal formalities where three of the policemen were identified as Syed Fazal Rabi, Mudassar, and Muhamamd Irfan.
Law enforcement agencies reached the site and cordoned off the entire area and has started search for tracing out the suspects.
Meanwhile Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif also condemned the firing incident on Police officials and directed the authorties to probe the incident.