A female sub-inspector, Zulekha Ansari, was shot dead by an unknown man in Khairpur district last Friday.
Zulekha had been in charge of the complaint centre at the Deputy Inspector General (DIG) office in Sukkur, and was the first female police Station House Officer (SHO) in the Sukkur region.
She was attacked by unknown armed men at a petrol pump, identified as the Sachal Sarmast Petrol Pump, near the town of Ranipur, in the district of Khairpur.
The Senior Superintendent for Police of Khairpur, Zafar Malik, confirmed that Zulekha was brought to the Civil Hospital in Khairpur, where she was declared dead on arrival by the duty doctors.
The officer said that police teams had already started the manhunt to arrest the killers.