Political worker gunned down in Lines Area
KARACHI: A 45-year-old man was shot dead a few yards from his home in Lines Area on Monday, police said.
They added that Naseem alias Bhayya was sitting with a few friends in Jutland Line near Tonga stand when two men riding a motorbike pulled up close to them.
One of the riders carrying a pistol got off the motorbike and “fired multiple shots at Naseem before fleeing”, said an official at the Brigade Police Station.
“The victim suffered five gunshot wounds in the head, chest and abdomen and died on the spot,” the official said.
The body was later shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for medico-legal formalities.
The victim was a taxi driver and had four children, the police said.