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18 injured in new year celebratory firing in Karachi

 KARACHI: At least 18 people on Monday sustained gunshot wounds due to aerial firing in various parts of Karachi to mark the New Year 2019. According to police, the injured, including two women and a minor girl were shifted to a hospital for medical treatment. Details relayed that people resorted to aerial firing in Liaquatabad, Nazimabad, Lyari, Cantt Station, Old Sabzi Mandi, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, Garden, FB Area, Airport, North Karachi, Tariq Road and other areas of the city. It is pertinent to mention that the…

Strict action to be taken against aerial firing on new year night: Karachi Police    

KARACHI: Police on Sunday warned of strict action against aerial firing, one-wheeling and silencer-less bikes on the eve of year night. Senior Superintendent Police (SSP) Pir Mohammad told the journalists that above 3,200 police personnel will be deployed along the coastal areas in Karachi and added that it will be complete ban on swimming in the sea, aerial firing and one-wheeling on the eve of new year. Meanwhile, Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah chaired a high-level meeting to finalize a comprehensive security plan…

Punjab bans one-wheeling, aerial firing on Independence Day

LAHORE: Imposing ban on one-wheeling of bike and celebratory gunfire on Independence Day, Caretaker Chief Minister Punjab Hassan Askari on Sunday directed police to take strict action against those violating the law. The CM has directed traffic police to ensure free flow of traffic around recreational spots as he asked the nation to celebrate the historical day with full fervour. Askari directed the Punjab police, administration and all the relevant departments to stay alert to cope with any situation. He ordered to…

Man dares police to arrest after firing on Karachi’s Shahrah-e-Faisal

KARACHI: A video showing a young man resorting to aerial firing on the city’s main artery, Shahrah-e-Faisal, and audaciously daring police to arrest him is circulating on social media. In the footage, the man namely Adnan Pasha can be seen dangling his gun and firing gunshots into the air on Shahrah-e-Faisal without being noticed by any personnel of the law enforcement agencies. He had a sports car, in which he sped away after the firing. Pasha, who owns a rental car company, kept shouting expletives and daring the…

New Year’s Eve: 15 people injured in jubilant aerial firing in Karachi

KARACHI: At least 15 people, two women among them, were injured when citizens resorted to aerial firing to welcome the new year of 2018 in different parts of the metropolis. According to rescue sources, stray bullets wounded at least fifteen people, including two women, when people celebrated the start of the New Year with aerial firing in Defence, Nazimabad, Lyari, Rizvia Society, Mahmoodabad, and Agra Taj Colony. The injured were transported to different hospitals of the city for medical treatment. As the clock…

Police resorts to aerial firing to disperse angry protesters in Sehwan

SEHWAN: Police on Friday resorted to aerial firing and shelling to disperse angry protesters in Sehwan after the attack at the shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar, ARY News reported.  The protesters staged a sit-in outside the office of the Deputy Superintendent  Police (DSP) while some attempted to enter it. They wielded sticks and chanted slogans against the police. Afterwards, a heavy police contingent was deployed to disperse them lead to aerial firing and shelling. The enraged protests later attacked and set a police…