Karachi: Man killed in Nazimabad
KARACHI: Unknown gunmen killed 45-year-old Karachi Port Trust (KPT) servant HafeezBaig while he was waiting for the bus, early morning on Monday. The police registered an FIR and started an investigation. According to the police sources, Hafeez a resident of Taqqi Plaza, Block-J Nazimabad was waiting for his bus, at a stop near the Farooq-e-Azam Mosque in Block-I, when some unknown gunmen opened fire on him and fled. Later the deceased was identified as HafeezBaig, serving at the KPT as a clerk. SaliqHafeez, the deceased’s son, nominated his uncle IdreesBaig, cousins Adeel and Nabeel besides Abdul MajeedSamoo, a friend of his uncle in an FIR No 536/08 at Shahrah-e–Noor Jahan Police Station.
The police told Daily Times that during the last few months the brothers were fighting a case against each other for the possession of a bungalow located in Block-I. It seems that the court decided in the favour of HafeezBaig, which resulted in the loss of his life. The police have still not made any arrests.