QUETTA - Two people were killed in armed attacks in Quetta and Pasni on Sunday.

According to police, unidentified armed men opened indiscriminate fire, injuring a man at Sariab Mill Road here. The assailants swiftly fled from the scene after committing the crime. The victim succumbed to injuries before reaching a nearby hospital.

Being informed, a police team rushed to the site and shifted the body to hospital for medico-legal formalities. The deceased was identified as Abdul Ghafoor. However, motive behind the murder is yet to be ascertained.

In another incident, unidentified armed men opened fire in Pasni, a coastal town of Balochistan, killing one man on the spot. However, name and motive behind the murder care to be unearthed.

Separate cases of both incidents have been registered and further investigations are underway.