5 injured, nine hurt in violence


As many as five people were killed and nine others injured in different violence incidents on Thursday.

Two youth, Abdul Samad, 28, son of Dawood and Shoaib, 25, son of Shahjahan, both residents of Lyari Kamela Bus Stop, were shot dead near their residence. The bodies were shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi for autopsy.

In a separate firing incident, unknown person aged about 35 was gunned down by unknown assailants near Baldia, Saeedabad. The body was shifted to CHK for postmortem examination.

In yet another incident, unknown youth, age about 21, was gunned down by unknown persons near Khori Garden area. The body was also shifted to CHK for an autopsy.

In yet another firing incident, a boy and a girl named Irfan, 25, son of Abdul Rasheed and Sumera, 13, daughter of Nano, both residents of Abul Hasan Isfahani Road, were injured by unknown persons near their residence. Irfan was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH), while Sumera was admitted to Liaquat National Hospital.

Separately, a boy Naseem, 21, son of Attaullah, resident of Number 51/2, Zaman Cold Drink, Baldia, was injured by persons near his house. He was shifted to CHK.

In another incident, Zahid, 22, son of Yousuf, was injured in firing incident by unknown persons near Chanesar Goth Mehmoodabad. He was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center for treatment.

In different aerial firing incident in the city the other night, one person was killed and four others injured.

A youth, Amir, 20, son of Wali Mohammad, resident of Chandni Chowk Baldia, died when a stray bullet hit him. The body was shifted to a hospital.

Meanwhile, Tayaba, 20, resident of Numaish Chowrangi, Nargis, 40, wife of Shabir, resident of Lines Area, Shaheen, 22, son of Anees Baig, resident of Godra and Yousuf, 60, son of Ahmed Ibrahim were injured in aerial firing incidents and shifted to various hospitals.


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