Three killed, two injured in city

KARACHI: Three persons were killed and two others injured in separate incidents in the metropolis on Wednesday.

Nadir, 30, son of Sikandar, was gunned down by unknown armed men near Tayyub Masjid in Bakra Peeri area of Malir. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) for an autopsy.

A man, Mohammad Hussain, 60, son of Meherban, was killed by unknown gunmen in Korangi. The body was shifted to JPMC for medico-legal formalities.

In another firing incident, a 25-year-old youth was gunned down by armed men near Power House in Surjani Town. The body was shifted Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for a postmortem.

A man, Abdul Aziz, 40, son of Noor Mohammad, was shot and injured by armed men near Rexer Bridge in Muslim Colony. He was brought to Civil Hospital Karachi for treatment.

In another incident, Anis, 28, son of Darya Khan, was injured by firing of unknown gunmen near Korangi Crossing. He was shifted to JPMC for treatment.