SIALKOT: Unidentified armed men on Sunday shot dead Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) Mian Khaleeq and fled the scene.
Police said that armed men sprayed bullets at the party’s district leader, leaving him critically injured and escaped the crime scene.
Khaleeq was rushed to hospital where he was referred to Lahore due to critical condition.
However, he succumbed to his wounds in the hospital.
Heirs of the deceased alleged that attackers belonged to the Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz (PML-N).
The police after registering a case into the incident have started an investigation.