Mardan (Staff Report): A mentally unstable man was shot dead by a police constable near Mardan city police station on Tuesday.

The city police reported that Bilal’s father had taken him to the doctor when he started running away. He pushed a constable, who considered him to be a suspicious person and opened fire on him.

Bilal's father and uncle informed the police that he was not mentally stable.

However, the constable who opened fire was arrested and a case was lodged against him.