Pakistani Religious Affairs Minister Shot
Hamid Saeed Kazmi, Pakistan Minister of Religious Affairs was shot strangers around Islamabad. As a result of the shooting incident, Kazmi had gunshot wounds in the leg. So the news reported by AFP, Wednesday (2 / 9).
The shooting occurred when Kazmi was on his way to his office. At that moment a stranger’s car fired the minister who led his legs hurt. However, according to hospital doctors, suffered injuries not too bad and now the minister in good condition. Although reported in good condition, suffering from shock due Kazmi event. In addition to the minister, the minister’s driver and bodyguard also were attacked. Even the minister’s driver was killed with a wound in the head while the bodyguard was wounded seriously.
These attacks led to speculation the Taliban were behind the incident. Allegations arose because the group had just lost their leader Baitullah Mehsud was killed by missiles that the allied forces. If true, this becomes a counterattack on Mehsud’s death.