Karachi: A salesman was shot dead in Orangi Town area of the city on Thursday. A 50-year-old man, Syed Shahid, son of Syed Hafeez, was gunned down by unidentified armed men near Toori Bangsh police check-point, Orangi Town, within the remit of Iqbal Market police station. The attackers managed to flee from the scene after committing the crime. The body was moved to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) for medico-legal formalities. Police said the victim was a salesman by profession and came in area for supply of cigarettes where the incident took place.