TAXILA: Former Participant of the Provincial Setting Up (MPA) from Attock and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Malik Shahan Hakmeen Khan was shot dead in Attock on Wednesday.
Mr Hakeem Khan, the kid of veteran PPP leader Malik Hakmeen Khan, came to Sheebagh area to offer funeral petitions of his supporter Iqbal Hussain Shah. A guy fired him as well as left. Mr Shahan was taken to Area Headquarters (DHQ) Medical Facility Attock where he was taken to Rawalpindi in a Rescue-1122 ambulance however he caught his injuries heading to the healthcare facility in Rawalpindi.
“We were near DHQ healthcare facility Rawalpindi when he breathed his last,” said District Emergency Policeman Ishfaq Mian. Malik Hameed Akbar Khan, a former candidate of the provincial setting up and also close assistant of Mr Khan, claimed the bullet injury on the head and substantial bleeding from his wound led to his death.
Mr Hakeem Khan was elected MPA in the 2008 basic elections on a PPP ticket from PP-15 Attock-I. He remained a member of the board on benefits and also standing board on mines and minerals throughout his tenure.
An agriculturist, Mr Khan was born on April 26, 1971. He obtained his very early education from Aitchison University and afterwards from Federal Government University, Lahore and got a BSBA level in 1996 from Washington DC. His dad was chosen MPA for three terms in 1972, 1977 and also 1988 and likewise served as minister in Punjab closet throughout 1972-77, holding profiles of housing as well as physical preparation, auqaf, food, cooperatives as well as prisons. Throughout the martial law in 1977, his papa played a considerable role in the rebirth of freedom and also dealt with challenges for regarding eight years. His daddy was chosen as senator in 1994.
Mr Khan’s funeral would certainly be held in his indigenous village Sheebagh on Thursday. He left behind a widow and also 2 youngsters. Soon after his body came to his indigenous house, a lot of supporters, admirers, event workers and also leaders gathered to share their sympathies with the household of the deceased.
According to authorities sources, he was fired dead by a 19-year-old guy. Household resources said the reason behind the cold blooded murder was a conflict over residential property. Other resources claimed the suspect was arrested as well as changed to an undisclosed place for investigation.