Karachi: 2 drug peddlers gunned down
KARACHI: Two alleged drug peddlers were gunned down in Mehran Goth, Malir in the limits of Malir City police station. The incident took place at Mehran Goth where two drug peddling groups got into a brawl that suddenly flared up into a clash.
During the exchange of fire, two men Zulfiqar alias Zulfi and Ishaq died on the spot, while one Aslam received bullet injuries. After the incident, fear engulfed the surrounding areas as the Rangers and police rushed to the spot. Station Head Officer Hassan Haider said both victims belonged to a drug peddlers group, which might have a connection with Lyari gangs. The bodies were shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for medico-legal formalities. Haider said both victims had several prior cases. No case concerning this incident was registered till the filing of this report.