One killed, two injured in firing


KARACHI: A man was shot dead, and two others wounded in different firing incidents in the metropolis on Monday.

According to rescue sources, a 40-seven-year-old, Haider Hussain, son of Arshad Hussain, a resident of Dastagir Colony, was shot dead, and a youth, Abdul Rahim, 25, son of Abdul Hamid, resident of Federal B Area, was shot and injured by unknown armed men near Quetta Hotel in Azizabad.

The deceased and wounded were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH).

In another incident, a man, Shahzad, aged about 30, son of Anwar, a resident of Korangi, was shot and critical wounded by unknown gunmen near Riwaj Marriage Lawn in Korangi 51/2. He was taken to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for treatment.