Three shot dead in Karachi


KARACHI: At least three people were killed in a firing incident that took place in the Orangi Town No 14 area of the port city, police said on Thursday.

According to the police, armed men barged inside a house, opened fire on residents and escaped.

One person died instantly while two others were rushed to a nearby hospital, where they succumbed to their bullet injuries.

The victims included two brothers and their friend.

Preliminary police investigations point towards land grabbing whereas the bodies have been shifted to a hospital for medico-legal formalities.