Seven killed in Karachi violence spree

Karachi: Seven people were killed in different incidents of violence while three gunny bag packed bodies found from Baldia Town area of Karachi on Thursday.

40-years-old Haroon S/o Ilyas and 45-year Seth Raza s/o Palari was gunned down by unidentified armed men in Taiser Town in the limit of Surjani Town Police Station. The bodies were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) for Autopsy.

Police said both bodies were found from Yaro Goth, Northern Bypass area early morning, adding the both persons had been missing from Balochistan. They suspected that the accused had killed both somewhere else and threw their bodies in Surjani area.

Separately, three gunny bag packed bodies were found from Haq Bahu Chowk, Qaimkhani Colony, Baldia Town in remit of Mochko Police Station. The bodies were shifted to Civil Hospital (CHK) for postmortem.

Medical Legal Officer said the victims were first brutally tortured and later killed with shooting in heads.

Police said that unidentified people threw the bodies from a car and fled. The victims were later identified as 40-years-old Amjad, 30-years-old Jamal and 28-years-old Irfan. There were friends and kidnapped from Orangi Town area last night. Police registered FIR 29/2013 under Section 302 and 34 against unidentified persons.

Similarly, the body of a man, aged around 31, was found near Askari Park, Gulshan e Iqbal Town in the limit of PIB Police Station. The body was moved to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) for medico-legal formalities.

Police said victim received two bullets on his upper torso. The body was later moved to Edhi Morgue for identity.

24-years-old Danish S/o Younis was killed resisting a robbery bid near Habib Ground in Landhi Town in the jurisdiction of Landhi Police Station. The body was taken to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for legal formalities.

Police said victim received one bullet and he died before he could be taken to hospital.