Karachi violence claims three more lives

KARACHI: As many as three person lost their lives in a fresh wave of targeted killings in the metropolis on Wednesday, Aaj News reported.

According to the details, a legal aid worker of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) and lawyer of a Sindh High Court, Husnain Shah Bukhari advocate was gunned down by unknown assailants in Korangi area. The armed attackers came on a motor bike and showered bullets on the car of the Husnain Shah Bukhari, who was off to work from home, killing him on the spot.

According to doctors, Advocate Bukhari received bullets of 9mm bore pistol.

Later in the day, in a similar incident, assailants riding a motor cycle opened fire on a car, as a result of which two persons got injured near Paracha Chowk in Shersha area. They were being rushed to a hospital but could not survive.

One deceased was identified as Dr. Muhammad Fayaz while the other as Arif Ubaid.