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Two customs officers among three tortured in shooting incident

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 21st Apr, 2024) At least three people, including two customs officials, were killed late on Saturday evening when unidentified terrorists attacked a moving vehicle of customs officials within the limits of Yarik Police Station here.

According to the Police Control Room, the Customs vehicle was traveling within the limits of Yarik Police Station when the armed assailants attacked it by opening indiscriminate fire near Yarik Toll Square on Bannu Road here. As a result, two customs officials, including Inspector Husnain and Constable Ziad Khan, embraced the martyr.

The shooting also killed a civilian, whose identity could not yet be determined.

The bodies and injured were shifted to the district headquarters hospital, Dera Ismail Khan.

It is worth mentioning here that it was the second attack on customs officials in the district in less than a week as five personnel were killed in the first attack that took place near Daraban Police Station last Thursday.

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