PESHAWAR -UNS: A contractor who filed a complaint in the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against estranged Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) parliamentarian Ayesha Gulalai was on Sunday killed near Lakki Marwat in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Noor Zaman was shot by unknown motorcyclists as he was walking outside his house in Lakki Marwat. Rescue officials shifted him to a nearby hospital where he was passed away due to excessive blood loss.
Police said that assailants fled after the incident and are being identified with the help of testimonies of eyewitnesses.
In August, Noor Zaman had filed a complaint in NAB and the Khyber Pakhtunkwa Ehtehsaab Commission against Ayesha Gulalai citing alleged corruption in development projects. and was supposed to submit further evidences.
Noor Zaman has also served as a personal secretary for Gulalai. He had alleged that Gulalai had demanded one million rupees for a ticket for councilor in the local government election.
Recently the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) had dismissed an application by PTI chairman Imran Khan to unseat Gulalai from her reserved seat in the National Assembly.
Gulalai shot to prominence after she announced to quit the PTI in August after accusing Imran Khan of sending inappropriate text message and other party leaders of harassment.