Karachi: Political worker shot dead
KARACHI: An activist of the Pakistan People’s Party was gunned down by assailants within the remit of the Al-Falah Police Station on Tuesday.
Police said that Hasan Baloch was going somewhere in his car and as he slowed down his car at a speed breaker in Jumma Goth, the assailants riding a motorcycle opened fire on him and escaped.
They said that the victim suffered serious bullet wounds and was rushed to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, where he died.
SSP Javed Akbar Riaz of Shah Faisal Town said that the victim was involved in several land-related disputes. “The killing appears to be the result of some personal enmity,” he added.