Six killed, cop among four injured in Karachi

KARACHI: Six people were killed and four others injured in different incidents here on Tuesday.

A youth, Bilal, 20, son of Haji Hashim, resident of Wasoo Goth, Malir, was shot dead by unidentified armed men near Madarsa Arabia, Bakra Piri, Mehfooz Road area in Malir. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) for medico-legal formalities. The motive behind killing could not be ascertained yet.

In another incident, the body of minor girl, Zainab, 4, daughter of Zahid, was found behind the Nazimabad Police Station in Nazimabad. It was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities.

SHO Rizvia police station informed that victim’s father namely Zahid Baig is driver of a local politician. When he was leaving home in the morning his daughter Zainab was at home. After then, someone informed him that his daughter’s dead body is lying in street near his house. The postmortem report declared that deceased was suffocated after being raped.

Yet another incident, one unknown 45-years old criminal was killed an encounter with police near Ganna Mandi in Sohrab Goth. The body was shifted to ASH for medico-legal formalities.

SHO Sohrab Goth informed that police conducted encounter at Ganna Mandi; resultantly an unknown criminal killed while his two accomplices managed to escape in injured condition. Police also recovered one TT Pistol. Further investigation was under way.

Separately, a newborn baby was found dead from a garbage dump in PMR Colony, Orangi Town. The body was taken to Chhipa Welfare Association (CWA) for burual.

Meanwhile, the tortured body of a youth, Nawab, 25, son of Shouqat, was found from a water tank of Sharshah graveyard. It was shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) for medico-legal formalities. The motive behind killing could not be ascertained yet.

Furthermore, a man, Adil, 30, was gunned down and Ayaz, 27, son of Shahid, was shot and injured by unknown armed men near Nadeem Clinic, Jamsheed Road in Korangi No-2 ½. The body and injured were shifted to JPMC. The motive behind killing could not be ascertained yet.

Moreover, a youth, Sadam Hussain, 22, son of Mumtaz, was shot and injured by unknown gunmen near Mochko, 500 Quarters. He was brought to CHK for treatment.

A man, Qasim, 25, son of Malik Riaz, was shot and injured by unidentified armed men near drainage of Khayaban-e-Jami, DHA. He was shifted to JPMC for treatment.

In addition, a Police Constable (PC) Ali Nawaz, was shot and injured by unknown armed men near Memon Nagar within the limits of Gulzar-e-Hijri police station. The injured was rushed to ASH for treatment.

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