District Police Officer in North Waziristan issued advisory to remain vigilant for future militant activity after four women were killed and a driver killed on Monday in Mir Ali tehsil of North Waziristan tribal district.
DPO Shafiullah Khan Gandapur said the gunmen attacked the vehicle of the NGO, Sabawoon, in Ipi village in Mir Ali tehsil. He said that five women working for the NGO as handicraft trainers, were driving in a vehicle in Ipi village when they came under attack. Four women identified as Naheed Bibi, Irshad Bibi, Ayesha Bibi and Javeria Bibi were killed in the attack, while Maryam Bibi miraculously escaped unhurt.
Those in North Waziristan working are advised to monitor developments, remain vigilant for militant activity, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.