Karachi: 2 killed in separate incidents
KARACHI: Two men were killed in separate incidents in the city on Wednesday. Rashid Baig was shot to death in Sector–5A of North Karachi. SDPO Tahir Khan of Khwaja Ajmir Nagri Division said that the deceased had been sitting outside his house when two men on a motorcycle appeared, opened fire on Baig and fled. The injured was moved to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital where he died during treatment. The deceased had been shot thrice. SDPO Khan said that while inspecting the crime scene the police recovered empty shells of a 9mm pistol from the spot.
He added that the deceased had earlier been arrested in some extortion cases registered against him at the Ajmir Nagri police station and was presently on bail. It seemed that he had been killed out of some personal enmity. In the other case, Rab Nawaz Mehsud was shot dead in Moachko police limits. The incident happened on Wednesday night in Ittehad Town. Police said that due to power outage in the area the deceased had been sitting outside his house when two armed men riding on a motorcycle appeared, opened fire on Mehsud and fled. The injured was taken to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital where he died during treatment. The deceased was a labourer.