8 more perish in Karachi target killings
KARACHI: At least eight more people were killed on Tuesday night as the target killing spree continued in Karachi, the Daily Jang reported Wednesday. The death toll in the last three days of violence has surged to 26. As per details, in Awami Colony area of Landhi, some unknown armed persons shot dead a 40-year-old person. A man, Gul Muhammad (24) was killed on personal enmity in Metroville Site area. In Gulistan-e-Jauhar, a man, Sakhi Dad (30) was gunned down near MET office. In Zaman Town area of Korangi, indiscriminate firing by unknown people resulted in death of Akbar Khan (24) while two others, Irfan (22) and Shahbaz (25) were wounded. In Orangi Town, one, Deen Muhammad (32) was shot dead. A bus came under fire by miscreants near Cantt Railway Station, during which three people, Anwar Khan (33), Nazar Muhammad (30), and Ahmed Ameen (28) were murdered.