Biker shot dead near Ayesha Manzil
KARACHI: A 30-year-old man was shot dead near Ayesha Manzil while he was on his way home on his motorbike on Saturday, police said.
They said the victim, identified as Nasim, son of Mahbood, was attacked by two men riding a motorbike.
“The victim was intercepted seconds after he crossed the Ayesha Manzil intersection,” said an official at the Jauherabad Police Station.
“The victim received two bullets in the head and neck and died on the spot. The attackers escaped from the scene.”
The body was shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities. The police said that the victim was a resident of 13D-3, Gulshan-E-Iqbal, and third among nine siblings.
“His political affiliation is not yet confirmed but the family said that one of the victim’s brothers was a political activist and targeted a few years ago,” added the official at the Jauharabad Police Station.