Karachi: Doctor killed during clinic robbery
KARACHI: A doctor was shot dead in his clinic by robbers in Model Colony on Friday, police said.
They said that two armed men broke into the clinic, set up within the doctor`s house, and tried to rob the patients of their cash and valuables.
Dr Tariq, 50, son of Mohabbat Ali, intervened and resisted the robbery but the armed men opened fire and left the doctor seriously wounded, the police said, adding that the victim succumbed to his bullet wounds before he could be shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre.
DSP Imdad Solangi insisted that it was not an act of targeted killing.
The victim had no personal enmity with anyone, he said.
No FIR of the incident was registered at the Model Colony police station till late Friday.