MARDAN :2nd October 2010:Renowned religious scholar and Vice Chancellor of Islamic University Malakand, Dr. Farooq Khan was shot dead in his clinic here on Saturday in Mardan.
According to Police, Dr. Farooq Khan was sitting in his private clinic at Muqam Mandi area in Mardan when two unidentified armed persons opened indiscriminate fire at him.
As a result, Dr. Farooq Khan died on the spot while his assistant, Salim sustained injuries.
Salim was rushed to Mardan Medical Complex and admitted in serious condition.
Police have registered a case against the unknown culprits and started investigation.APP