ISLAMABAD: One policeman was killed and two including a sub-inspector were injured in a firing incident on a police party on patrol in the federal capital Islamabad.
According to police sources, the incident took place in Sector G-13 of Islamabad. The motorcyclists opened fire on the police party and fled the scene.
A sub-inspector Jamil, head constable Qasim and constable Qaiser were injured in the firing.
As soon as the incident was reported, a heavy contingent of police and rescue teams reached the spot. Police have cordoned off the area and started searching for the culprits.
Rescue teams rushed the injured policemen to the hospital by ambulance where head costable Qasim succumbed to his injuries.