Karachi: Two gunned down in city
KARACHI: Two people were killed on Monday in acts of violence in different parts of the city, witnesses and police said.
Jamshed Quarters police said a 34-year-old man was shot dead near Total Petrol Pump by two motorcyclists.
The victim, identified as Ayub, son of Faiz, was shifted to the Civil Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
Hospital sources said the man was shot from a pointblank range as at least two bullets went through his upper torso.
The police said the victim, resident of Maula Madad Mohallah in Lyari, was a real estate agent. They said he was on his way back home after visiting his interned friend at the Central Prison.
The police quoted the victim’s family as saying that the man was not affiliated with any political party. The family suspected personal enmity behind the murder, they said.