Karachi: Five people killed within half hour

KARACHI: Five people were reported to be killed within half hour in firing and torturing incidents, Aaj News reported.

The police sources revealed that, three gang-war members were reported to be killed in an exchange of fire, which took place between to armed groups in Lyari Sector, whereas after the incident, tension prevailed in the area, while markets and shops were forcefully closed down.

Rescue team arrived at the incident site and shifted the dead bodies to the Civil Hospital Karachi.

On the other hand, two tortured dead bodies were recovered from Musharraf Colony. The police sources revealed that the victims were first tortured and later were shot.

Meanwhile, identification of the five bodies is yet to be ascertained.