According to Superintendent of Police (SP) Suhai Aziz, the incident occurred in Khayaban-e-Bukhari area. The deceased police constable, who has been identified as Khalid, was posted at the Darakhsha police station. He was returning home after performing his duty when he was shot dead. The other deceased was a passerby identified as Ramzan.
A pedestrian, named Saeed Ahmed, was also wounded in the firing incident.
One of the suspects, Nazir Kandahari, has been arrested. He was also wanted for another murder committed in 2018, police said.
SP Suhai Aziz added that authorities have traced the owner of the vehicle with the help of its registration number, and raids were conducted at the owner’s house.