The number of deaths in separate incidents of target killing in capital city Karachi has mounted to 18 while as many as another 21 sustained injuries, Geo reported Wednesday. A total of four vehicles were torched in reaction of target killing incidents, witnesses said. Markets and shops were closed early in the city on account of target killing reports. According to police, armed men barged into a shop and opened firing, killing some persons and injuring three others. They were rushed to the Jinnah Hospital. A severely bruised and bullet-riddled body of an identified man was found dumped near Katti Pahari area in North Nazimabad area. In another incident, unknown gunmen shot and killed one person near Qaba Morr in Orangi Town. While two persons sustained injuries. One person was killed in Landhi Town. In different acts of violence, four persons were gunned down in Shah Faisal Colony, Gulistan-e-Johar and Sir Syed Town.
By: Geo News