Gunmen shot dead a senior official of the Geological Survey of Pakistan on Wednesday in an attack in the south-western province of Balochistan, Pakistan.
Mohsin Ali Naqvi, was gunned down outside his office in Quetta, the Balochistan capital, Mohammed Ayaz, a senior police official, told AFP.
Another official who is in charge of the local police station said the gunmen were waiting for Naqvi, a deputy director of the Survey, at the main gate of his office.
“Two gunmen were waiting for him at the main gate of his office. They fired bullets at him from close range and escaped,” said Noor Bukhsh.