Nine more lose lives in violence


At least nine people, including a woman, were killed in different incidents across Karachi.

A man was gunned down in Mauripur. At the same time, a four-day old body was recovered from a house located in Lines Area.

Another limb-tied body was found from Mewa Shah Cemetery.

Furthermore, a school van came under drive-by shooting by assailants in Karachi’s sector 5C-2. The van’s driver 35-year-old Imran was killed in the gun assault. However, the school children escaped unhurt in the attack.

Two more bodies with torture marks were found one each from Juna Market and Mauripur.

Moreover, two youths heading for picnic were abducted at National Highway in the limit of Malir City Police Station. A little later, Raja Pervez’s body with torture marks was found from nearby village and the other abductee was in critical state.

A man was shot dead in Bhittai Colony, Korangi. The body of a woman who seemed to have been tortured was found from a house in Surjani Town’s Khuda Ki Basti.

Police registered cases of the incidents and started investigations.