Karachi: 3 bodies found; man electrocuted
Karachi: Three decomposed bodies, including that of a teenaged girl, were recovered from different areas of the city on Thursday. The decomposed body of an 18-year-old unidentified girl, bearing torture marks, was found in the bushes near the Northern Bypass in the Manghopir police limits.
Some passers-by saw her body and informed the police, who shifted it to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for legal formalities. The MLO at the hospital said that the body was at least two days old and that the girl had been strangled. According to the police, unidentified people first kidnapped her and, after killing her, dumped her body in their area.
The decomposed body of another man, aged 25, also bearing torture marks, was found floating in a Nullah near Haji Qadir Bukhsh Goth in Gulshan-i-Maymar police jurisdiction.
Some area people saw his body and informed the police. A police mobile van took his body to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for a post-mortem.
The MLO of the hospital said that the corpse was at least five days old. His viscera sample was preserved for a chemical examination.
According to the police, unidentified people first kidnapped the man, whose identity could not be established immediately, killed him and later dumped his body.
The decomposed body of a 65-year-old woman, Najma, was found in her flat on Burns Road in the Arambagh police limits.
Some residents, concerned at the stench coming from flat, informed the police. Police came to the flat, broke open the door and discovered the woman’s body.
They shifted her body to the Civil Hospital for legal formalities. The lady MLO of the hospital said that body was at least four days old and that the woman had died due to natural causes.
However, her viscera sample was preserved for a chemical examination. According to the police, the deceased lived alone after the death of her husband. Police also said that deceased had no child and she died due to heart failure.
Meanwhile, Muhammad Azam, 25, died from electrocution at his residence in Cattle Colony in Shah Lateef Town police area. He was stealing electricity from a wire when the incident happened.