Karachi blast kills four including Inspector Shafiq Tanoli

KARACHI: As many as four persons including a senior police officer Inspector Shafiq Tanoli were killed and several injured in a blast that has been occurred near old vegetable market on Thursday morning, Aaj News reported.

According to Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Nasir Lodhi, Inspector Shafiq Tanoli was killed along with his friend when a blast occurred in old vegetable market near his house.

As a result of the blast, several persons were also injured. The injured were shifted to the hospital where their condition is said to be critical.

It is pertinent to know that previously Inspector Tanoli had escaped several attacks on his life.

Moreover, he was actively involved in the investigation of Wali Khan Babar’s murder case.