MIRANSHAH: In an incident of target killing, a professor was shot dead by unidentified armed men in North Waziristan tribal district on Friday night.
Professor Dr Walliullah was travelling from his village in Bannu to Mir Ali when he was shot dead by unknown armed men at Mir Ali Bypass Road at 10:00pm. He was a professor of pathology at Bannu Medical College.
Local sources said Prof Dr Walliullah used to come to Mir Ali on every weekend to check patients. The body was shifted to Tehsil Headquarters Hospital Mir Ali for post mortem.
No one claimed responsibility for the murder till filing of this report. Police have filed a report and initiated investigation.