Published On: Sun, Jan 17th, 2021
Published in Category: District News

Doctor shot dead in North Waziristan

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NORTH WAZIRISTAN: A doctor is reported to have been gunned down by men on motorcycle in Miran Shah North Waziristan.

As per media reports some men while riding on a bike opened firing on the doctor on the night between Saturday and Sunday near the Mir Ali bypass raod. Doctor died on the spot.

The victim has been identified as Waliullah Dawar who was a pathology teacher at the Bannu Medical College.


The body was shifted to the Mir Ali Tehsil Headquarter Hospital for a post-mortem examination.

The police cordoned off the crime scene and began a search operation. No arrest has been made so far

The Provincial Doctors Association of the region has condemned the attack and demanded an inquiry committee be formed to investigate it. The perpetrators should be immediately arrested, they demanded.