MQM man among seven killed in Karachi violence
[Pak Daily Times] Seven people, including a policeman and a political worker affiliated with Muttahida Qaumi Movement
...English: United National Movement, generally known as MQM, is the 3rd largest political party and the largest secular political party in Pakistain with particular strength in Sindh. From 1992 to 1999, the MQM was the target of the Pak Army's Operation Cleanup leaving thousands of urdu speaking civilians dead...
(MQM), were killed in the city on Sunday, police said.
An activist of MQM was killed near Shoe Market in Garden area within the precincts of Garden cop shoppe.
According to police, Muhammad Amir, 25, son of Nizam Uddin, was rubbed out by unidentified armed pillion riders who immediately fled after the incident. The body was shifted to Civil Hospital Bloody Karachi
...formerly the capital of Pakistain, now merely its most important port and financial center. It may be the largest city in the world, with a population of 18 million, most of whom hate each other and many of whom are armed and dangerous...
(CHK) for his appointment with Doctor Quincy. Police told the victim was a bachelor and resident of the same area. Panic gripped the area after his killing. Separately, a policeman was bumped off over a resistanceduring mugging near Nappier Road within the limits of Nappier cop shoppe. An official said that the victim Muhammad Aslam, son of Muhammad, was on his way to home a cycle of violence when gunnies intercepted him and attempted to snatch his bike. Upon offering resistance, they shot him dead and escaped taking along his motorbike. The body was brought to the CHK for his appointment with Doctor Quincy. The victim left behind three children and was the resident of Agra Taj Colony, Lyari.
In another incident, a Shia man was killed inside the area of Shah Faisal Colony within the limits of Shah Faisal colony cop shoppe. According to police, a trader identified as Azmat Ali was rubbed out in Shah Faisal Colony when he was sitting at his shop. The body was shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for medico-legal formalities. Meanwhile,
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a man was killed while other got injured in an armed attack near Jehangir Road within the jurisdiction of Jamshed quarter cop shoppe. According to police, two armed pillion riders opened indiscriminate fire at a gathering near Jehangir Road, resultantly injuring two people identified as Shakeel, son of Faqeer, and Ghulam Mustafa. They were rushed to the CHK for treatment, where Shakeel departed this vale of tears while another was under treatment.
A perforated carcass of a youth was found near Raxer Bridge within the limits of Pak Colony cop shoppe. An official said that the local people of the area informed police that a body was lying near Raxer Bridge. After receiving the information, police rushed to the scene and moved it to CHK for a postmortem. The victim was identified as Mukhtiar.
A man was rubbed out at Hawksbay Road within the limits of Mauripur cop shoppe, while another man was killed at Korangi Road within the limits of Korangi cop shoppe.
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