PESHAWAR - As many as two policemen were killed in two separate incidents in Peshawar and Kohat on Wednesday, police said.
As per details, a police party raided a house to arrest an absconder in the jurisdiction of Khazana Police Station.
However, the criminal opened firing at police as a result of which a policeman identified as Abdul Akbar was killed on the spot, while the absconder escaped from the scene unhurt.
Similarly, in district Kohat, unidentified gunmen shot dead a policeman Ali Raza, who was guarding an Imam Bargah.
Police said that Ali Raza succumbed to his injuries while he was being rushed to hospital.
Following the incident, Police started search operation in the area; however, no one was arrested.