August 2005 News

Two retired soldiers shot dead in Gilgit

8 August 2005
The Daily Times
Ibrahim Shahid

Gilgit: Two retired Pakistan Army soldiers Abdul Karim and Asghar Ali were killed on Monday around 10am at Bargo Village, sources told Daily Times. Sources said unidentified men gunned down the former soldiers. They said the attack seemed to be sectarian in nature, adding that police were investigating the incident. Separately, three people were killed in a road incident at Misgher Village near Hunza, said sources. They said that Sher Ghazi, Sher Azam and Javeed were returning to their village from Central Hunza when their vehicle fell into a deep ditch. They died instantly.


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