Karachi: PSQCA deputy director burnt alive
KARACHI: A deputy district director of the Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority was burnt to death by unidentified people in the Gulistan–e–Jauhar police limits on Monday. Abdul Hayee, 59, died after an unspecified number of assailants asked him to step outside his apartment in the Aisha Apartments and, doused him with petrol and set him ablaze before fleeing. On hearing his screams, family members and neighbours rushed to his rescue. They took him to hospital where he breathed his last. The body was later taken to the JPMC for a post–mortem.