Eleven shot dead in Karachi

Last Updated: Sunday, September 23, 2012 - 11:29

Islamabad: As many as 11 people, including a former member of the provincial assembly, have been gunned down in different parts of Pakistan`s port city of Karachi, News agencies reported Sunday.

Sixty-year-old Malik Ata, a former member of the provincial assembly, was shot dead Saturday in the city`s Mehmoodabad area,News Agencies reported.

The leader was sitting outside his house when two armed men, riding a motorcycle, arrived and sprayed him with bullets. He died at the hospital.

Police said Malik`s murder seemed to be sectarian in nature.

IANS



First Published: Sunday, September 23, 2012 - 11:04

comments powered by Disqus