KARACHI: One person was killed and three others injured in different violence incidents here on Tuesday.
An officer of Karachi Development Authority (KDA) was killed and his daughter injured in the wee hours of today in Azizabad area.
According to rescue sources, some unidentified miscreants riding on motorcycle opened fire on a car passing through Azizabad No 2 and critically injured Ashraf alias Achhu and his daughter.
They were rushed to Liaquat National Hospital where Ashraf was declared dead. He received bullet injury in chest while the girl received bullet injury at her leg.
The sources said Ashraf was Assistant Executive Engineer in KDA. He was the trustee of Imambargah Sakeena.
In another incident, a man, Shafiullah, aged about 37, son of Mir Badshah, was shot and injured by unknowns armed men near Star ground in Landhi. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) for treatment.
Yet in another incident, a youth, Mohsin, aged around 26, was shot and injured by the robbers when he resisted over the robbery near New Sabzi Mandi on Super Highway. He was brought to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) for treatment.
Mohsin received a bullet in his leg.