Woman among two fall prey to Karachi violence

KARACHI: A woman and a youth were separately killed in Karachi violence on Thursday.

The woman, Sakina Bibi, 60, wife of Mohammad Hanif, was killed by unknown gunmen near Bilal Masjid, Jaffer Bagh in Model Colony, Malir. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for an autopsy.

In another incident, an unidentified youth, aged about 20, was gunned down by unknown armed men near Makia Masjid, Rexer Bridge. The body was brought to Civil Hospital Karachi for medico-legal formalities.