Karachi: Political activist shot dead
KARACHI: An activist of the Awami National Party (ANP) has been killed while his elder brother has been injured after unidentified gunmen opened fire on their car on the Abul Hassan Isphani Road, Mobina Town Police said on Sunday.
The incident took place near the Paradise Bakery. 35-year-old Dawood Khan, son of Haji Abdul Qayyum, was going to Al-Asif Square with his brother Irfan, 35, on his car.
As they crossed a bridge, two unidentified men approached them on two motorcycles and open indiscriminate firing on them, with both brothers being injured as a result.
Police shifted them to the Agha Khan University Hospital (AKUH), where during treatment, Irfan passed away.
After the incident, tension engulfed the Abul Hassan Isphani Road, the Quaid Azam Colony and other adjoining areas.