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Journalist Shot Dead By Unidentified Men In Quetta

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A journalist identified as Abdul Wahid Raisani was shot dead in Quetta by unidentified individuals on Saturday evening. The slain journalist worked as a reporter and sub-editor at Daily Azadi newspaper.

According to the police, unknown assailants opened indiscriminate fire at journalist Wahid Raisani near Bank Colony on Qambrani road in Quetta which caused serious injuries. The victim succumbed to his injuries while being transferred to the hospital. 

Police took the body of the slain journalist into their custody and shifted it to the hospital for further necessary action after the armed men fled from the crime scene. 

A day earlier senior journalist and former Press Club President Chaman Akhtar Gulfam survived an assassination attempt.

Meanwhile, Balochistan Union of Journalist (BUJ) condemned the assassination attack on the journalist and demanded a transparent inquiry into the incident and arrest of the culprits.

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