QUETTA: An army soldier was killed while another was injured after being assaulted by unidentified gunmen in Awaran area of Balochistan on Monday. According to sources, armed men opened indiscriminate fire at Habibullah, a soldier in the army and his companion Abdul Waheed. They received injuries and were moved to the hospital where Habibullah succumbed to his injuries. Meanwhile, police officials also recovered a bullet-riddled body in Shalkot near Quetta. The body was moved to Sandeman Hospital for autopsy.
Published in The Express Tribune, March 13th, 2012.