Karachi: Seven people were gunned down in Karachi on Thursday, while the body of a drug addict found from Malir area.
20-years-old Amjad Ur Rehman S/o Aziz Rehman was gunned down by unidentified armed men in Golimar Number-1 in the remit of Rizvia Police Station. The body was moved to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for postmortem. The victim was sitting in his shop when the incident occurred.
Medical Legal Officer said the victim received two bullets on upper torso and died before he could be taken to hospital.
Separately, 45-years-old Waseem Siddiqui S/o Rafiq Siddiqui was killed in firing of unknown attackers in Peetal Street, Golimar in the jurisdiction of Rizvia Police Station. The body was shifted to ASH for medico-legal formalities.
Medical Legal Officer said the victim received three bullets in chest and head and died before he could be taken to hospital.
Two gunny bag packed bodies were found near Zoological Garden, Gate 2 in Garden area in the limit of Nabi Bux Police Station. The bodies were shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi for medico legal formalities. The victims were later identified as 45-years-old Moula Bux and 28-years-old Bilal.
Police said bodies bearing torture marks were found in wee hours and police believed the victims were killed somewhere else and later their bodies dumped in Garden area.
Meanwhile, 24-years-old Muhammad Zeshan S/o Muhammad Sharif, resident of Firdous Colony, Gulbahar was killed in shootout near Bilal Signal, Solider Bazaar in the precinct of Solider Bazaar Police Station. The body was taken to the CHK for postmortem.
Police said victim on his way to office on bike when unidentified armed men targeted him. The victim was the employee of Marri Shipping Company.
32-years-old Mirza Farhan Baig S/o Haider Baig was gunned down by the unidentified armed men in North Karachi, Sector 2 in the precinct of Khawaja Ajmer Nagri Police Station. The body was moved to ASH for medico-legal formalities.
Police said victim received six bullets in upper torso and died on way to hospital.
The body of a drug addict was found near dairy farm in Malir in the limit of Khokhrapar Police Station. The body was moved to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for postmortem. The identity of deceased could not be ascertained.
Police said the body was found from a garbage dumping point near the dairy farm. It was moved to the Edhi Morgue want for identity after autopsy.
27-years-old Muhammad Asim was killed in firing by the unidentified armed men near Old Hajji Camp in the jurisdiction of Napier Police Station. The body was shifted to CHK for postmortem.
33-years-old Aslam S/o Moula Bux committed suicide inside his home over domestic issues in Ayoub Goth in the limit of New Karachi Police Station. The body was moved to ASH for legal formalities.