Orangi worst hit as violence kills 9 more in Karachi
KARACHI: Another nine people have lost their lives in the latest incidents of firing and violence in Karachi today (Friday). Seven people have been shot to death in Orangi Town alone since morning. Tension and fear continue to grip Orangi, where shops are lying closed and business activities remain suspended.Despite tall claims of the government, the incidents of target killing continue unabated. Two dead bodies have been found dumped near a roadside at Orangi Town Sector 11 1/5.
The victims were shot to death after being kidnapped. One victim was identified as Muhammad Yaqoob. He was a bus driver by profession.
Out of these killed today, five people have been killed in less than six hours.
According to reports, two dead bodies were found wrapped in gunny bags from Malir and New Sabzi Mandi.
Another person, Mashhad Hussain, was gunned down near Bilawal House in Clifton.
Police say they have deployed additional security personnel in troubled areas.