Karachi: Dr.Asad Usman of Abbasi Shaheed hospital gunned down

KARACHI: Assistant Professor of Medicine in Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, Dr. Asad Usman was shot dead along with his guard in Nazimabad area of Karachi.

AAJ news correspondent reported that, the Doctor was leaving the hospital in his car along with his security guard when unknown gunmen attacked and killed them on the spot.

Dr Usman also served as the Medical Superintendent in the same hospital.

Sources said that Dr. Usman was receiving threats since last six months due to which he was provided a police guard.

Karachi has been the worst victim of target killings.

Yesterday, Sibte Jafar Zaidi, the Principal of Govt.Degree college of Liauatabad was killed in Karachi and a similar incident took place in Orangi town in which Director of Orangi pilot project Parveen Rehman was shot dead.