ISLAMABAD: The Federal Investigative Agency’s (FIA) special prosecutor in the Benazir Bhutto murder case Chaudhry Zulfiqar Ali was shot dead by unknown assailants on Friday morning.
Unknown gunmen on motorcycle opened fire on Zulfiqar Ali’s car in Islamabad’s G-9 area leaving him severely injured and his guard, police said.
He was shifted to Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) for treatment where he succumbed to his injuries. According to doctors, he had been killed with five bullets targeting his chest and shoulder.
Moreover, police added that two people, including a woman, were also killed due to firing in the same incident.
Police subsequently cordoned off the area and started their investigation.
Zulfiqar Ali was scheduled to appear in an anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Rawalpindi on Friday (today) pertaining to the Benazir Bhutto murder case.