Karachi: 2 killed, one hurt in separate incidents
Karachi: Two people were gunned down and another person was injured in two different firing incidents on Wednesday. Sohail, 28, a motor mechanic, died and Saeed Baloch sustained bullet wounds when unidentified people riding a motorcycle opened fire on him in Lee Market in the Kharadar police limits, while he was heading for his workshop.
After the incident, police reached the spot and shifted the injured and deceased to the Civil Hospital. According to the police, the deceased lived in Islam Nagar in the Kalakot police area. The police also claimed that the deceased was a victim of targeted killing.
Barkat, 32 a drug peddler, was shot dead by unidentified people riding a motorcycle near the Chawala Apartments on Jehangir Road in Jamshed Quarter police jurisdiction, while he was sitting outside his apartment.
After the incident, the area people rushed to the spot and saw his body in a pool of blood. They immediately informed the police. A mobile van of the concerned police station reached the spot and shifted his body to the Civil Hospital for post-mortem.