Funeral prayer of martyred ASI gunned down in Orangi town offered


KARACHI: The funeral prayer of a police official, who was martyred in a firing incident in Orangi Town’s Sector-13, was offered at Police Headquarters Garden in Karachi on Monday.

The funeral prayer was attended by IGP Sindh Syed Kaleem Imam, DG Ranger Sindh, Muhammad Saeed, Additional IG Sukkur Dr Jameel, Zonal DIGs, senior police officers and a large number of citizens.

On this occasion, the IGP, while expressing condolence with the bereaved family, paid a rich tribute to the martyred cop.  The IGP also announced that family members of the ASI Rizwan, son of Abdul Kareem, will be entitled to all benefits and facilities in accordance with the rules and regulations. He instructed police officials to complete all necessary measures for providing financial aid to the family of slain Rizwan.

The IGP ordered to arrest of culprits involved in the incident by utilizing all manpower and other recourses.

According to police sources, today morning unidentified armed men opened fire on a 30-year-old ASI, Rizwan, in Orangi town Sector-13. As a result, he suffered severe bullet injuries and died on spot.