PESHAWAR: Samiullah Afridi Advocate Counsel for Dr. Shakeel Afridi who helped track down Osama Bin Laden in a fake polio vaccination drive was shot dead by unknown armed men in Mathra village, SSP Operation said.
Samiullah Afridi was ambushed by the assailants while he was on his way to home in car in village Mathra, a rural locality of Peshawar district.
Late Samiullah Afridi had just returned home after three month’s foreign visit.
The local police rushed to the site and started search operation to nab the assassins.
Late Samiullah Afrdi had repeatedly received threat calls after which he left the case of Dr Shakil Afridi and moved abroad. Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan’s faction Jundullah has taken responsibility of the attack.