KARACHI: Another five people lost their lives in an ongoing spate of violence, ARY News reported on Sunday.
Police said two persons were gunned down near Jhat Phat Market, Lyari when unidentified armed men opened indiscriminate fire on them. Two people were also injured in the firing. The injured and the dead were shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi. The injured were identified as Shahbaz and Jabbar, while those killed could not be identified as yet.
A man was shot dead near Metro Cinema, Peerabad area of Orangi Town. He was identified as Ali Yar. Two children also came across in the firing and got injured. The attackers attempted to flee, however local people overpowered one of them and tortured him badly. Two miscreants managed to flee from the scene.
Separately, a body was recovered from Gulshan-e-Hadeed Phase-II. The body of a man could not be identified and was shifted to a hospital. Two people were also injured in firing by robbers near North Nazimabad. They were shifted to a hospital for treatment.