SUKKUR: Vehicle of Pakistan Peoples Party candidate, Jam Ikramullah Dharejo, was fired upon near Sukkur city of Sindh on Thursday as the candidate remained safe in the attack, SAMAA reported.

Police said Dharejo was driving his car and travelling to village for election campaign when miscreants on a motorbike fired multiple shot at the vehicle near Sukkur city in Sindh.

A companion of Jam Ikramullah Dharejo who was also onboard the car was injured in firing while the candidate fortunately remained unhurt.

Police arrived at the scene and started investigation.

Dharejo, who is younger brother of Jam Saifullah Dharejo, is contesting election from Sindh Assembly constituency PS-III, Sukkur. -- SAMAA