Gilgit, February 11: Secretary Information of the Jamiat Ulema – e – Islam for Gilgit – Baltistan region, Minhajuddin, was attacked today in Gilgit by unknown assailants who were riding a motobike. He survived after sustaining five bullets.
The injured leader is under treatment in Gilgit.
According to details Minhaj was on his way to Jutial when two motorcycalists intercepted his car near Khumar Noor Market on Quaid i Azam road and sprayed a volley of bullets on him before escaping. Minhaj reportedly sustained five bullet shots. His drive did not lose courage and drove him to the City Hospital, Kashrote, for treatment. The doctors were able to recover three of the five bullets from his body after conducting a surgery. He was later shifted to the Combined Military Hospital (CMH).