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One killing, two injured in firing incident at Quetta passport office

August 20, 2011 - Quetta

A person was killed and two others wounded in a shooting incident outside the passport office in Quetta, the capital of Pakistan's Balochistan province, on Saturday.

Police officials said that the attack occurred as unknown armed men opened indiscriminate fire at the gate of the office located on Joint Road in Quetta, The Dawn reports.

The police officials confirmed the casualties.

Following the incident, the injured were shifted to the Civil Hospital in Quetta, while the gunmen managed to escape after the attack.


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