KARACHI: One person was killed whereas another one got injured on Tuesday after a dacoit opened fire at a government vehicle at Safoora Goth. The dacoit was trying to rob both men sitting in the vehicle but opened fire after they resisted the robbery.
However, the dacoit was also killed on spot after a security guard counter-fired. Senior Superintendent Police (SSP) East stated that the persons travelling in the vehicle were returning after withdrawing an amount of six hundred thousand rupees from a bank located at Shahrah-e-Faisal.
On the other hand, an imam was killed by an armed assailant in Gulistan-e-Johar area. The imam was identified as Mufti Habib-ur-Rehman. The culprit, named Mairaj, was arrested by police and transferred him to an undisclosed location.