Naib tehsildar of Killa Abdullah was shot to death in the Sariab road area of the provincial capital on Monday morning.
Police reported that Naib Tehsildar Abdul Sattar was traveling by car when the attackers opened fire on him in the Bibi Nani area. He died instantly.
The body was transferred to the Civil Hospital for an autopsy.
The cause of the murder could not be determined at this point. The police have been following up on unknown killers.