Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) leader Maulana Saeed-ur-Rehman Tawhidi was shot dead by unidentified persons along with his son Maulana Ikram-ur-Rehman and a student.
According to police, the incident took place near the house of JUI leader in Bhara Khoo area of the police station, as a result of which three persons were killed.
DIG Operations Afzal Ahmad Kausar has taken notice of the tragic incident and has formed two investigation teams headed by SSP Investigation. These teams will submit a report to DIG Operations within 24 hours.
DIG Operations says investigative teams will investigate every aspect of the incident.
CCTV cameras are being used to identify the culprits.
JUI-F spokesman Maulana Arshad Hazarawi, Mufti Shafi-ur-Rehman and others have strongly condemned the tragic incident and demanded immediate arrest of the killers.