Karachi: Man killed, friend injured in attack
Karachi: A man was killed and his friend suffered bullet wounds when armed men attacked them in the Pakistan Bazaar police limits on Friday.
Tanveer Ahmed, 25, and his friend Alauddin were sitting outside their houses near Gulshan-Zia in Orangi Town when the attackers riding a motorcycle arrived there, had an argument with them and then sprayed them with bullets before fleeing.
After hearing the gunshots, family members and area people came out of their homes. They were taking the injured to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) in a critical condition when died.
Police said that Tanveer was killed due to some personal enmity. Meanwhile, the decomposed body of an unidentified nine-year-old girl who had drowned was found floating in the sea near Paradise Point on the Hawkesbay beach in the Docks police area.
A resident saw her body and informed the police, who shifted the body to the Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) for legal formalities.
The MLO Civil Hospital said that the body was at least four days old. Police said that the girl drowned in the rainwater and her body went floating in the Lyari River and then into the sea.