QUETTA: A police constable was martyred and another sustained critical injuries when some unidentified armed assailants opened firing at Arbab Karam Khan Road area of the provincial capital on Wednesday.

As per the details, the victims were patrolling the area when unidentified suspects riding a motorbike opened fire at them on Arbab Karam Khan Road.

The body of the martyred cop was shifted to local hospital.

However, the wounded policeman injured in the incident was shifted to local hospital for medical assistance.

Police cordoned off the entire area and further investigation was underway.