ASWJ spokesperson stated that the party leader remained safe in the attack. Farooqui’s vehicle was targeted near Quaidabad Bridge.
The attackers managed to escape after the retaliatory fire from his bodyguards.
Aurangzaib Farooqui said that the gunmen had the attackers seized the opportunity to attack him as the government had withdrew his security.
He has requested the ASWJ activists to remain calm.