Karachi violence claims four lives in one hour


Karachi: At least two people were shot dead in Lines Area, a town of Karachi, increasing the death toll to four during the last hour in the metropolitan.

According to sources, the incidents of violence were reported in Jahengir road, Orangi, Lines Area and Korangi areas of Karachi.

Unidentified armed men opened fire in Martin Quarters area of Jahengir road, killing one person. The deceased was identified as Saqib, an activist of a political party.

In other incidents of firing, one person was killed in Qasba Colony area of Orangi town while the other was injured in Korangi.

The bodies and injured have been shifted to local hospitals in Karachi.

It is to be mentioned here that at least 16 people have been killed in violent incidents across Karachi during last 24 hours.