On Monday, June 8, 2020, a police officer was killed in a terror attack in the city of Dera Ismail Khan in Pakistan. The police officer was on duty in the city when he was attacked by unidentified gunmen. He was immediately shifted to a nearby hospital but succumbed to his injuries.
The police have launched an investigation into the attack and efforts are underway to identify and apprehend the perpetrators. The police have also deployed additional forces in the city to maintain law and order.
This is not the first time that police personnel have been targeted by terrorists in the region. In the past, several police officers have been killed in similar attacks in Dera Ismail Khan. The police have said that they are determined to bring the perpetrators of these attacks to justice.