PESHAWAR: The victims of a deadly attack on a house by militants at Masokhel Badabair area was identified here on Wednesday, police said.
Those killed are Israr Shah, his sons Muhammad Haji, Said Shah and Sadaqat Shah. Yasir, his son Sabir and Akhtar Ali Shah, his son Saddam and Rehmat Ali son of Maqabali Khan were also shot dead by the gunmen in the pre dawn attack.
The militants equipped with automatic weapons and hand grenade sprayed volley of bullets at them after attacking the house of Israr Shah, whose family was stated to be affiliated with peace committee of the area.
Victim Israr’s brother, Zafar who had served in the community police, was also killed in an armed attack some 18 months ago. Police have registered FIR against unknown accused and started investigation.