Another cop and a pedestrian were injured in the attack
A policeman was killed after assailants opened fire on Swabi’s Kalo Khan Zawar Baba Road.
The assailants, who travelled on a motorcycle, have yet to be identified.
A policeman identified as Farhan was killed, while Pevez was injured after coming under fire while they were patrolling the area on a motorcycle. A passerby was also injured in the attack. Farhan passed away at the hospital.
The attackers fled the scene after the incident. A search operation is under way to arrest them.