Karachi: Elderly woman found dead
Karachi: The decomposed body of an elderly woman was found in her residence in the Gulberg police limits on Friday. Gul Bano, 65, widow of Hashmat, was found dead in her house in FB Area. Locals said a stench was coming from the house and they informed the police, who broke open the door of the main entrance and recovered the body. They shifted the body to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital.
The MLO of the hospital said that the body was at least four days old. She preserved samples of the woman’s viscera for a chemical examination.
Police said that Bano lived alone and might have died a natural death. Meanwhile, a 35-year-old unidentified man was knocked down to death by a hit-and-run vehicle in Sharea Faisal. The man was crossing a road when the incident happened.