Karachi: Cop among two killed
Karachi: Two people, including a police constable, were killed in separate incidents in the city on Tuesday. The body of Police Constable Sawar Khan (43) was recovered from the rooftop of his house situated in Sector-12D of Ittehad Town in the Saeedabad police limits.
Police said that the Khan used to sleep on the rooftop of his house and he was killed by some unidentified criminals, who barged into his house for committing a robbery.
Meanwhile, the bullet-riddled body of Mohammad Wazeer Baloch was found lying near Waris Hotel, Ghas Mandi, in the Kalakot police limits.
According to police, Wazeer Baloch, a resident of Nava Lane, Lyari, had left his house on Monday night to bring dinner for his visiting relatives but did not return. He was apparently kidnapped by some unidentified criminals, who tortured him to death and dumped his body in the area. Baloch ran a scrap shop in the Shershah scrap market.
Following the incident, Shershah scrap market traders lodged protest and accused gangsters of murdering Baloch.