Karachi: Aerial firing at wedding party claims 1 life
KARACHI: A young man died when a gunshot fired at a wedding party on Thursday accidentally hit him. The incident was reported in the Saeedabad police limits. The victim was identified as 18-year-old Shazad, son of Aslam. He was shot when some friends of the bridegroom’s resorted to aerial firing at a wedding ceremony in Sector D/3, Baldia Town. A bullet reportedly pierced through Shazad’s skull and he died on the spot. The body was taken to the Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) for an autopsy.
Later, the area police registered an on the complaint of the victim’s uncle, Abdul Waheed, who is also the father of the bride. No arrests were made, however, till the time this report was filed.