Karachi: Gangster Arshad Pappu killed in Lyari
KARACHI: At least three people including gangster Arshad Pappu were killed in an overnight firing incident in the metropolis area of Lyari, SAMAA reported Sunday. According to police sources, the firing incident occurred in Lyari’s Mirza Adam Khan Road, where one of the deceased has been identified as Arshad alias Pappu. The other deceased is also being reported to be his brother, Arafat.
A body was brought to Civil Hospital. The sources said the deceased has been identified as Jumma Shera or Shera Pathan, an accessory of Arshad.
It should be mentioned here that Arshad was a gangster and led one of Lyari’s gang–war groups.
One of the bodies was transported to Lyari General Hospital; however, there is no confirmation about the identity of body.
Police sources said Arshad Pappu was wanted in several cases of murders and murder attempts. Sindh government announced head money worth Rs.5 lakh on his head.