Militants gun down female health worker in Pakistan

April 18th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by admin  

Peshawar, Apr 18 (ANI): A female health worker has been shot dead by suspected militants in northwest Pakistan.

According to officials, the woman was killed in Baotha Village of Mohmand tribal district.

Assailants raided the health facility on Thursday and gunned down 35-year-old Nihar Begum, said the residents of the village.

The villagers have blamed local Taliban for the killing. (ANI)

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