Karachi: Young man shot dead
KARACHI: A young man was shot dead near the Jinnah bridge in the old city area, police said. They added that Faizan Ahmed, 25, was shot at and wounded by armed men riding a motorbike on G. Allana Road within the remit of the Baghdadi police station. The victim was shifted to the Civil Hospital Karachi in a rickshaw where he died during treatment, said Baghdadi SHO Haji Sanaullah He added that the victim was a resident of Saeedabad and used to work at the Jodia Bazaar in the Chawal Gali.
The police officer quoted the victim’s family as saying that they belonged to the Kathiawar community and were not associated with any political or religious organisation.
Following the medico–legal formalities, the body was handed over to the family.