Karachi: A child was shot dead and two were injured in different acts of violence in the city on Friday. A-seven-year-old child Yaseen son of Altaf was killed when unknown armed men opened fire near Koila Godam within the jurisdiction of Chakiwara police station in Lyari. The body was shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) for an autopsy. Police said that the motive behind the killing could not be ascertained yet. No case could be registered till filing this news.
Muhammad Akram, 18, son of Ibrahim, was shot at and injured when he offered resistance to robbers near Ghani Chowrangi within the remit of Site B police station.
The injured was rushed to CHK for treatment. Afzal Khan, 40, was shot and wounded by unknown armed men near Landhi Zone. The body was moved to Jinnah postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) for treatment.