Karachi: 2 targeted
KARACHI: Meanwhile, the administrator of a hospital and a police constable were gunned down in two different incidents on Thursday. Shabeer Hussain, 55, was shot dead when unidentified motorcyclists opened fire at him near the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital in the Nazimabad police limits, while he was on foot. An MLO of the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital said that deceased suffered four bullet wounds to the upper body.
Later, tension developed in the area where armed miscreants resorted to aerial firing and forced shopkeepers to close their businesses. SDPO Nazimabad Rustam Khan Khattak told The News that the deceased was a Shia and also the administrator of a hospital.
Also, Police Constable Asif, 42, was shot dead by two armed motorcyclists, who ambushed his vehicle near the Mominabad police limits. He was on his way to work. The MLO Hospital said that the deceased suffered five bullets to the upper body.