Karachi: Traffic policeman shot dead in Sohrab Goth
KARACHI: A traffic police constable was shot dead in a Sohrab Goth area on Friday, police officials said. They added that armed men on a motorbike targeted 35–year–old Amir Shah Shirazi near the Ayub Goth police–post. The policeman sustained three bullet wounds and died during treatment at the AbbasiShaheed Hospital, the police said. “The incident seemed to be part of the recent wave of targeted attacks on policemen,” said an official at the Sohrab Goth police station.
“The victim was a resident of Future Colony in Landhi and posted here at the Ayub Goth police–post for the past one month or so with our area police to control heavy industrial traffic passing from the area.”