Karachi violence claims three more lives


Karachi violence and target killing continue to engulf precious lives as three persons were gunned down and several others injured in separate incidents across the city on Friday. Police meanwhile arrested two criminals and recovered arms and looted valuables from their possession.
According to details, unknown armed men shot dead one person in Orangi Town Sector XI and fled from the scene. The body was shifted to hospital where identity of the deceases was confirmed as Farhan, 22.
In Naval colony area of Baldia Town, armed assailants killed 35-year-old Abdul Raheem. The deceased was serving as television cable operator in the area.
Dead body of one person Iqbal, 60, lying in pool of blood was recovered from a house located in Qaisri Building. The deceased was killed by sharp weapon.
Police caught red handed an accused busy in looting citizen visiting Super Market of Liaquatabad for Eid shopping. A TT pistol, motorcycle and looted valuables were recovered from the possession of detainee Imran.
In North Karachi, Sir Syed Town police station jurisdiction, the police arrested an accused of robbery after exchange of fire while his accomplice managed to flee.
Meanwhile firing incidents were reported in many areas across the city during which seven persons were injured.