Karachi: Former ST activist among two shot dead
KARACHI: Two people, including a sub-inspector (SI) of the Police Qaumi Razaqar (PQR) were killed in separate incidents on Saturday.
Shahid Raza Khaskheli, 32, was shot dead by two motorcyclists near the Parsi Gate, Mehmoodabad, in the jurisdiction of the Tipu Sultan police station. He was a resident of Chanser Goth.
Investigators said that the Khaskheli was a former activist of the Sunni Tehreek (ST) and had joined the Sindh Police PQR department a year ago.
The victim hailed from the Jamshoro district. The police said that he was killed over personal enmity.
In another incident, Fayyaz alias Bali was shot dead near Dawood Chowrangi in the Quaidabad police remits.
The initial investigations found that Bali was encircled by motorcyclists who opened fire at him when he was crossing a street.
SHO Nasir Mashwani said that the victim was a resident of the Sharafi Goth area and a drug peddler wanted in many cases. He succumbed to his wounds on his way to hospital.