Police offical gun down in Karachi

KARACHI: Unknown assailants gun down a traffic police official near Five Star Chowrangi here on Sunday, Aaj News reported.

According to reports, the deceased was identified as Mohammad Arshad, who was deployed in North Nazimabad traffic section.

Two pillion riding assailants opened fire on him, said one police source.

Police also said that, shells of 9MM pistol were found at site of incident.

This is not the first time that traffic police is on target of assailants as two policemen were martyred near Ayesha Manzil while performing their duty on May 21, 2016..