KARACHI: Two persons were killed including a doctor, while one died after consuming poisonous food in the city on Wednesday. A man was found dead in Pak Colony. The body was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities, where he was identified as 35-year-old, Muhammad Tariq, son of Muhammad Sheikh.
Dr Firoz Ali, 30, son of Ali Muhammad, was shot dead by unidentified armed men in Lyari near Eidgah. The body was shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) for a postmortem examination.
A teenager boy, Kashif, 18, son of Zafar, died after consuming poisonous food. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) for an autopsy.
Ismail, 30, son of Rahim, was shot and injured by unknown armed motorcyclists in Muhammad Khan Colony, Baldia Town. The injured was rushed to CHK for treatment.
Separately, a 22-year-old man, Rashid, son of Muqim, was injured stray bullet while sitting in his home. The injured was brought to ASH for treatment.
A 35-year-old man, Muneebur Rehman, son of Abu Bakar, was shot and injured by unknown armed men in Malir City. The injured was rushed to JPMC for treatment.