Karachi: Man shot dead, friend wounded
KARACHI: A man was shot dead and his associate wounded near Saghir Centre on Rashid Minhas Road on Wednesday evening, police said. They said that Abdul Razzak and Ghulam Din, residents of Bilal Colony, were passing Al–Mohsin orphanage near Saghir Centre on a motorcycle when two men also riding on a two-wheeler tried to intercept them. Ghulam Din, who was the pillion rider, got off the two-wheeler and started running in a bid to save his life. However, he was chased by the assailants, who shot him in the head.
The assailants also fired at Razzak, said area DSP Saleem Akhtar Siddiqui.
Both victims were shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, where Ghulam Din was pronounced dead on arrival while Razzak was admitted for treatment.