Karachi: CAA employee shot dead in Malir
KARACHI: An employee of the Civil Aviation Authority was shot dead minutes after he left his home in Malir for his workplace. Police said that 36-year-old Malik Jalil Ahmed was hit by two bullets in the upper torso in Khosa Goth near Malir Halt when he was on his way to work. “The victim was employed with the CAA and used to walk to the airport from home early in the morning,” said an official at the Airport police station. “Witnesses said they saw two men fire at the victim early in the morning. The victim was married, father of two, and originally hailed from Bahawalpur.”
A case (FIR 165/2012) was registered under Sections 302 (premeditated murder) and 34 (common intention) of the Pakistan Penal Code against unknown assailants on a complaint of the victim’s elder brother.
The police suspected personal enmity as a likely motive for the killing.