CHARSADDA: A local leader of the Awami National Party (ANP) was killed by unknown armed men in Charsadda district on Thursday.
According to police, two motorcycle-riding gunmen opened fire at a local office of the ANP in Utmanzai Bazaar, as a result of which Dost Muhamad Khan alias Khan Baba was killed on the spot.
He was an active member of ANP District Charsadda.
Police said it was the incident of target killing. The attackers managed to flee the scene. Security personnel cordoned off the area and a probe into the incident went underway.