MQM supporter shot dead in Ranchore Lane
KARACHI: An MQM supporter was shot dead at Chand Bibi Road, Ranchore Lane within the remits of Eidgah Police Station.
The victim 19-year-old Babar son of Raees was a resident of Raees Manzil Chand Bibi Road. Babar was in a rickshaw along with his friends when unidentified armed men reached on two motorcycles and opened fire on him. Resultantly, Babar sustained injuries and was shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) by his friends where he succumbed to the injuries.
SHO Nawaz Gondal said victim used to run a motorcycle workshop in the same area where he resided and was also a supporter of the MQM, adding that he used to sit with the MQM workers usually. Police registered a case against unidentified men on the complaint of victim’s father and had initiated the probe.