Mardan (Staff Report): A First Information Report (FIR) has been registered against members of a mob that brutally assaulted two university students ─ killing one and injuring another ─ over alleged blasphemy in Mardan .

According to police, FIR has been lodged with Sheikh Maltoon police station against 20 suspects , of which eight have been arrested.

The suspects were identified through video footage of the incident, while the police have formed three teams to arrest the remaining suspects , a police official said.

On Thursday, Abdul Wali Khan University students Mashal and Abdullah were targeted by a violent mob on campus premises that killed Mashal and injured Abdullah for allegedly publishing blasphemous content online.