Elderly man shot dead in Machhar Colony
KARACHI: An elderly man was killed allegedly by his in-laws in a slum area of Machhar Colony within the remits of Docks police station. A 70-year-old man Gulistan Khan, son of Adeeb Khan, resident of Shiraz Chowk, was standing outside his house when two armed men opened fire on him.
He received critical bullet wounds and was shifted to the Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) where he succumbed to his injuries. The culprits managed to flee from the scene after the incident. Police said that the victim made second marriage a few days back. The victim hailed from Malakand and police have registered an FIR (94/11) on the complaint of victim’s second wife Sabiha and initiated a probe into the case.