Karachi: Labourer shot dead
KARACHI: A young man was shot dead in the Sohrab Goth area on Saturday in an armed attack that also left his friend wounded, police said.
They said that armed men on a motorbike fired shots at Muhammad Zafar and Irfan Khan when they were talking to each other near Ayub Goth Naddi, a low-income neighbourhood, within the remit of the Sohrab Goth police station.“According to Irfan, he suffered a bullet wound while his friend Zafar remained unhurt,” said a police official.
“However, the assailants got off from the motorbike and shot dead Zafar.” He said that the wounded and the dead were shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for treatment and medico-legal formalities.
Both victims were industrial labourers and had been living in the same area for the past many years, he added.