Three police officials, including SHO of the New Saryab Police Station Manzoor Tareen, were gunned down on Sunday in an ambush in Killi Shah Nawaz area of Saryab.
The SHO had just reached home from the police station when armed men on motorbikes opened fire at his police mobile. SHO Tareen, head constable Altaf and driver constable Usman received multiple bullet wounds and died on the spot.
The assailants, allegedly four in number, managed to escape from the scene. Heavy contingents of police rushed to the spot and cordoned off the area.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 8th, 2011.