Two Sikh men shot dead by ‘anti-state elements’ in Peshawar 

Two Sikh men shot dead by ‘anti-state elements’ in Peshawar 

May 16, 2022 0

What happened:

The murder of two Sikh men in Peshawar’s Bata Tal bazaar of Sarband forced the Sikh community to stage a protest, demanding rights. The two men were shot dead on Sunday early morning when they were riding a motorcycle and owned spice shops in the Bata Tal Bazaar.

Details:

The two deceased were identified as Saljeet Singh and Ranjeet Singh, 42 and 38. Subsequently, the Peshawar Capital City Police Officer, Ijaz Khan, via a statement, confirmed that the murder was a targeted killing and aimed at spreading terror. Ijaz Khan is further quoted as, “The attackers chose the border area of Peshawar to carry out their attack on a holiday, and further search is underway.” At the same time, the Peshawar police officers claimed that this is a string of attacks, and they are looking for the alleged attackers. 

Rana Abdullah Hammad
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