Two more people lost their lives while four others sustained injuries in different incidents of violence in the metropolis on Friday.
According to police, a body was found from a house in Defence View Phase II area. Police suspected that the man could have been killed for resisting a robbery attempt.
Another body was found from Old Haji Camp area but the identity of the deceased could not be ascertained until the filing of this report.
Meanwhile, four persons were injured in different firing incidents that occurred in Malir-Saaudabad, Star Gate, MA Jinnah Road and Mai Kolachi areas.
It should be mentioned here that an armed clash between the two groups took place near the airport that injured one person in the wee hours of Friday.
The clash erupted between supporters of a political party and a local gang at Shahra-e-Faisal near Star Gate and Al Falah areas. Additional contingents of police were called at the site of the incident after which the firing stopped.
The incident between a political party and a gang war group took place on Shahra-e-Faisal near Star Gate and Al Falah areas. More contingents of police personnel were called at the site of the incident after which the firing stopped.
The shooting lasted for more than half an hour, triggering tension in the area.
According to SSP East Imran Shaukat, the police started a search operation in the area after cordoning off the area.
A 40-year old man, identified as Nasir Mehmood, sustained injuries as a result of the incident.