MQM worker shot dead in Gulshan-e-Iqbal
KARACHI: An activist of MQM was shot dead at Madina Colony, Gulshan-e-Iqbal in the jurisdiction of Gulshan-e-Iqbal Police Station.
The deceased 28-year-old Sajjad Butt son of Ghulam Nabi Butt was standing outside his restaurant, situated in Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Block 13-G, when two armed men reached and opened fire on him, resultantly he received two bullets, one on his head and other on his chest and died few moments later. The body was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) for medico-legal formalities.
After the incident, tension engulfed different localities of Gulshan-e-Iqbal and all shops and markets were closed. Victim was an activist of MQM’s sub-organisation Muttahida Organising Committee (MOC) while his brother Aijaz Butt serves as the Unit Incharge of MOC Unit-8.