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One of the assailants got off the two-wheeler, entered the shop and opened indiscriminate fire, wounding shopkeeper Mohammad Umar, 35, and his guest Nawab Khan, 40.
He was in the middle of the call when two motorcycle-riding assailants approached and one of them started shooting at him.
Neither an FIR was registered nor assailants were arrested till filing of this news story.
Quetta [Pakistan], Feb 14 ( ANI ): Four security personnel were killed when unknown assailants opened fire at a vehicle carrying them here on Wednesday.
According to the FIR, Mumtaz and Noorani were intercepted by six assailants riding on bikes having no number plates.
The assailants entered the parliament in women's dress and through the gate special for the visitors, started the shooting spree and entered the area, causing fear and horror," Zolfaqari said in an interview with the state-run TV on Wednesday after two terrorist attacks in the parliament and the holy shrine of late Imam Khomeini in Tehran.
The assailants managed to flee from the scene of the crime and the police after registering a case against the assailants have started the investigation.
Of those, 149 were identified by authorities as assailants while others were killed during clashes and protests.
Islamabad -- A labourer was hammered to death by unknown assailants in the Golra area.
Kabul, Sha'ban 29, 1437, June 05, 2016, SPA -- At least five people, including the new head of a court in Afghanistan's south-eastern Logar province, have been killed when three assailants attacked the court mid-morning Sunday, an official said, according to dpa.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Five parked vehicles were attempted to be fired by unknown assailants in EyE-p district of ystanbul on early Thursday.
Rocky was on his way to Chandigarh from Shimla, when he was attacked by four unidentified assailants.