KARACHI: An activist of Muttahida Qaumi Motion-Pakistan (MQM-P) was shot lifeless whereas one other individual was critically injured in a gun assault on a union council (UC) workplace in New Karachi space on Monday night time.
The chairman of UC-6 and different individuals have been current within the workplace when armed males driving motorbikes opened indiscriminate hearth on them and fled. The assailants used Kalashnikovs and pistols and managed to flee from the scene.
Two individuals, Azam Zahoor, 60, and Shakeel, 45, have been injured within the firing and have been taken to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital.
Shakeel, who sustained three bullet wounds on totally different components of his physique, died throughout therapy on the hospital, whereas situation of Azam was critical as he had obtained a single bullet wound on his chest.
Minister for Data Know-how Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui stated the incident came about on the workplace of celebration members Khawaja Izharul Hasan and Usama Qadri.
Talking to media at Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, He stated a employee was martyred and one other was wounded within the assault.
Calling on the authorities to arrest the perpetrators inside 48 hours, MQM chief stated: “The federal government has failed to make sure security of his celebration’s employees.
In the meantime, Khawaja Izharul Hasan additionally arrived at Abbasi Shaheed Hospital together with Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhter and MQM-P chief Amir Khan.