Karachi: Killed in Lyari
KARACHI: A man was shot dead allegedly by a Lyari gangster at NiaziChowk within the remit of the Kalri police station on Monday. Police said the murder took place during an altercation and HafeezJaath shot Janan Khan, 40. The victim died before he could be taken to hospital. The police reached the scene and took the suspect into custody and seized a pistol from him. Kalri police station SHO Chand Khan Niazi said the suspect was an active member of Lyari gangs and was said to be close to FahimNiazi, a known gangster.
Both the victim and the suspect were resident of Daryabad Road and for the past few days a dispute was brewing between the two, the SHO said. The victim was an employee of the fisheries, the police said.