Attack on Nato container kills driver

18 Nov 2011

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According to the Levies Force four unknown armed men on motor-cycles opened fire on the container and fled from the scene in Bolan district. – File Photo

SIBBI: A driver was killed in an attack on Nato container on National Highway near Mithar area of Bolan district on Friday.

According to the Levies Force, Afghanistan-bound container carrying goods for Nato forces from Karachi was on its way when four unknown armed men on motor-cycles intercepted it. They opened fire on the container and fled from the scene.

The driver Zainuddin died on the spot while container was partially damaged. His body was sent to his native town after legal formalities.

Levies Force reached the site and cordoned off the area. They launched operation to trace outlaws.