KARACHI: A cop and citizen were killed and five others injured in separate violence incidents in the city on Wednesday.
A man, Noor, 66, was found dead near Gulshan Sikandarabad. The body was shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) for medico-legal formalities. The motive behind killing could not be ascertained yet.
In another incident, a Head Constable (HC) Malik Hafeez, 35-year was gunned was gunned down by unknown armed men near Ghazi Goth in Malir. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) for an autopsy.
SHO Malir City Abdul Khaliq Marwat informed that HC Malik Hafeez (Posted at PHQ Saudabad) was riding his motorcycle in plainclothes. When he reached near Madrassa Arabia, Mehran Goth unidentified armed men martyred him and escaped from the scene.
Yet in another incident, a man, Liaqat, 40, son of Ali, was injured by unknown armed men near Shahjee Hotel in Balida-2. The injured was rushed to CHK for treatment.
Separately, Saud Ahmed, son of Bashir, resident of Korangi, was shot and injured by unknown armed men in Korangi Bahg area. The injured was rushed to JPMC for treatment.
Meanwhile, three persons, Jahanziab, 22, Umair, 56, and Bashir, 46, were shot and injured by unknown armed men near Noorani Kabab at Shahrah-e Quaideen Noorani Kabab. The injured were rushed to JPMC for treatment.
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