QUETTA (Web Desk) – Barrister Amanullah Achakzai, the principal of Law College Quetta, was gunned down by unknown armed suspects in Quetta today (Wednesday).
According to police, Barrister Amanullah was on his way to work when unidentified assailants riding on motorcycles opened fire on him in Kalli Tarkha area.
The victim died on his way to the civil hospital, a policeman said.
A group of lawyers arrived at the hospital and strongly protested against the incident. Later, they marched towards Governor House and raised anti-government slogans.
Doctors reported that Amanullah was hit by five to six bullets.
Meanwhile, Balochistan Chief Minister Sanaullah Zehri has ordered an inquiry into the attack.
Amanullah Achakzai was nephew of Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai and Pashtunkhwa Miilli Awami Party (PMAP) leader Mehmood Khan Achakzai.