QUETTA: Two personnel of the Balochistan Constabulary (BC) were shot dead and eight wounded in a deadly attack at their checkpost in Ispalenji area of Mastung district, about 45 kilometers off Quetta, in the early hours of Tuesday.
According to a senior official of Balochistan Levies, a group of armed men carried out the deadly attack at the check post in Ispalenji. The attackers bombed the vehicle of the Balochistan Constabulary and then opened fire.
The area is remote where mobile networks have no coverage. A team of Balochistan Levies reached the site soon after getting information. They transported the dead and injured to hospital in Quetta.
The dead cops were identified as ASI Mohim Khan and Sub Inspector Khalil Ahmed. A heavy contingent of security forces and Levies personnel rushed the site and launched a manhunt. No group has claimed the responsibility till this report was filed.
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