Two killed, three hurt as Navy vehicle came under attack in Gwadar


Gwadar, June 19 (TNS): At least two Pak-Navy personnel martyred and three others injured in a firing incident in Gwadar on Monday evening, officials said.

Spokesman of Pak-Navy said that the incident took place when some unknown gunmen opened fire at a vehicle of the navy force in Jiwani area of Gwadar, key port city which is starting point of USD 56 billion CPEC project.

Security forces and rescue teams rushed to the site and shifted the body and injured to the Gwadar hospital.

Later critical injured have were airlifted to Karachi.

Security forces cordoned off the region and launched a search operation to arrest the terrorists. No group had claimed responsibility for the attack yet.

The Navy spokesman, Pakistan forces would bring the culprits to book and such cowardly attacks could not demoralize passion of forces.