Mehsud tribe elder gunned down in Tank

TANK: Unknown armed men gunned down the local leader of Mehsud Tribe here on Wednesday and fled the scene.

According to details, unidentified gunmen sitting in ambush opened fire at Inayatullah Mehsud as soon as he came out of his residence located in Bhitiyari area of Tank.

As a result of firing Inayatullah Mehsud was killed on the spot.The assailants managed to escape from the scene after committing crime. The body was shifted to local hospital for medico-legal requirements.

Meanwhile, Mehsud tribesmen held a protest demonstration against the murder of their leader.

Police said the shooting incident could be outcome of personal enmity.The police registered a case against unknown assailants and started search for them.