Karachi: Man shot dead
KARACHI: A man was shot dead and an associate of his was wounded in Mohammadi Colony, better known as Machhar Colony, within the remit of the Mauripur police station early on Sunday. Police said the incident took place near Qadafi Chowk, where Mohammad Hussain, 30, and Abdul Rahim, 29, were sitting near their home when two armed men riding a motorcycle emerged there and opened fire on them. Both men sustained bullet wounds and were taken to the Civil Hospital Karachi, where Mr Hussain died during treatment.
The police suspected some personal enmity as a likely motive behind the incident.
The dead and the wounded were associated with the fisheries’ business and worked at harbour, the police added.