According to police, PTI chief Liaquat Gondal was stabbed to death in Jhelum Wednesday night by unknown persons.
His body was sent to a post mortem examination at Civil Hospital. Police have opened an investigation into the matter and are pursuing the killers.
Federal Science Minister Fawad Chaudhry has been a close associate of the deceased. He also went to the hospital and the house at Gondal to condole with his relatives.
The minister also met with the police, and was told by a DPO that the perpetrators would soon be identified.