QUETTA - Some unidentified assailants gunned down a PML-N leader in Khuzdar district, some 360 kilometres southeast of Quetta, on Thursday. According to sources, Mir Rais Habibullah Zehri came under the attack near his house in tehsil Zehri. The assailants opened indiscriminate fire, killing him on the spot. The body was taken to Noorga Civil Hospital where doctors confirmed his death. However, motive behind the murder is yet to be ascertained. A case has been registered and further investigations are underway.
Mir Habibullah Zehri was also the former chairman of District Public Safety Commission.