DERA ISMAIL KHAN: At least two people were killed while two others sustained bullet wounds in a shooting incident at a security check post in Daraban Kalan tehsil of the district, police sources informed on Saturday.

According to police, unknown armed assailants opened fire on a security check post in Daraban Kalan tehsil of Dera Ismail Khan District. As a result, at least two people were killed while two others were injured, however, the attackers succeeded in fleeing from the scene after counter firing from the security officials.

One of the killed individuals was identified as a restaurant worker while the second was an employee of a local petrol pump.

On the other hand, the security forces have rushed to the spot and shifted the dead and the injured to a nearby hospital.

However, the police have cordoned off the area and started a search operation for apprehending the attackers.