Ahle Sunnat leader gunned down in Karachi

Secretary Information Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) was gunned down and another man injured in the limits of Jamshed Quarter police station on Wednesday evening.

Police said that two unidentified armed men riding bike opened fire on ASWJ leader Ahsanullah Farooqui at a puncture shop near Naly Wali Gali in Guru Mandar area when he was getting puncture of his bike repaired after attending an emergency press conference against the killing of ASWJ men in Mahmoodabad.

As a result, he received four bullet wounds and died on the spot, while another unidentified man was injured in firing, police added.

The victim was the resident of Baldia Town. It is pertinent to mentioned that four ASWL activists have gunned down in Karachi target killings during last four days.

The body and injured were shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi.