Karachi: Two shot dead in Mehran Town
Karachi: Two men were killed on Tuesday. Nazeer Hussain and Javed Hussain were shot dead by armed men in the Korangi Industrial Area (KIA) police limits. Police sources said that on Tuesday afternoon unidentified armed men riding on motorcycles and cars entered into Mehran Town and opened indiscriminate fire.
Due to heavy firing, three people including Nazar Hussain and Javed Hussain were injured, while the accused fled from the scene. The injured were shifted to the hospital where Nazar Hussain and Javed Hussain succumbed to their injuries.
The News reported that, During the period, the KIA police took action and carried out a raid with some eyewitnesses of the incidents and traced the accused in a locality situated near Mehran Town. On seeing the police, the accused opened fire which was retaliated by the police and after a brief encounter, arrested Waseem, Bilal, Taufiq, Ali Jan and Kashif with a recovery of Kalashnikovs, repeaters and other arms and a huge quantity of bullets.
A case was registered and investigation from the accused is underway.