(MENAFN) On Wednesday, as many as two policemen were murdered and 1one more was wounded as a result of militants shooting which conducted at a police check post, the additional deputy commissioner (ADC) of Islamabad informed Xinhua.
ADC Waseem Khan emphasized that the militants opened fire at the check post close to a vegetable market at the outskirts of the city and escaped the scene.
"One policeman was killed right at the spot and two others got injured who were shifted to a hospital in Islamabad where one of them succumbed to injuries."
The official affirmed that the reason behind the firing is being ascertained by collecting evidence from the location. However, no group or individual has claimed responsibility yet.