Karachi factory worker takes colleagues hostage over non-payment of salary

KARACHI: A private factory worker has taken his colleagues hostage over non-payment of salaries in Sohrab Goth area of Karachi, Newsone reported.

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According to details, an armed man, Saleem Shehzad, claims that he has not been paid for around two months and he want to file some cases in Supreme Court.

“I am carrying a bag of explosives, will blew myself if someone tried to arrest me,” he claimed in the video.

Police and Rangers have reached the site to resolve the situation.

In a video aired by media showed Saleem holding a gun and threatening people sitting inside a room in the factory. Saleem said that he wanted to talk to the chief justice.

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