DARRA ADAM KHEL: Minister for Science and Technology Shibli Faraz has survived an assassination attempt near Darra Adam Khel on Sunday evening.
According to details, the senior leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Shibli Faraz was ambushed in Dara Adam Khel on his way to Peshawar.
He was on his way from his ancestral town of Kohat to Peshawar city. As armed assailants fired shots at his car, the window glassed were left shattered.
Senator Shibli Faraz’s bodyguard and driver were injured in the attack and were rushed to a nearby hospital for medical treatment.
Speaking to the media, Shibli Faraz said that he was safe but his driver and bodyguard were injured.
Meanwhile, in an exclusive conversation with The Pakistan Daily, Advisor to Federal Minister for Science and Technology Shibli Faraz, Mr Arzish Azam said: “The minister remains unhurt in this cowardly attack. We hope that the perpetrators of this cowardly attack are brought to justice as soon as possible.”