KARACHI: A local leader of the Awami National Party (ANP) has been gunned down by unknown gunmen in Orangi Town area of the city on Sunday, Aaj News reported.
According to police, gunmen targeted Dr Ziauddin when was going to offer Isha prayer at a mosque.
A spokesman for the Pakhtun nationalist party said that the deceased, a president of ANP District West, was already receiving threats.
The body was shifted to a hospital and later handed over to the family after medico-legal formalities. A large number of ANP workers staged a protest outside the Chief Minister House and demanded of the authorities to arrest the killers.