Karachi: Ex-senator’s son shot dead
KARACHI: A son of a former senator from tribal area and the city’s leading transporter was gunned down in Gulshan-e-Iqbal area on Monday night.
Police said Roedad Khan was going home in his jeep when two armed men on a motorbike intercepted the vehicle and opened fire.
According to Inspector Kanson Dean, SHO of the Gulshan-e-Iqbal Police Station, “Mr Khan was hit by three bullets and died on the spot while his driver suffered a bullet wound and was taken to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre.”
Mr Khan, who hailed from South Waziristan, lived in Sohrab Goth and also owned a showroom in Shershah area. His father Sakhi Jan was elected senator in 1994 from Fata for a six-year term.