Peshawar- Unidentified gunmen shot dead a man in Yakatoot area of Peshawar today.

Officials said today that the incident seemed a case of targeted killing. The dead body was transferred to hospital for autopsy. Local police has registered murder case against unknown killers. The incidents of targeted killings have been on rise in northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar after the security forces operation against militants in the nearby Khyber Agency.