KARACHI: At least seven people were killed in different incidents of violence in Karachi on Thursday despite the deployment of additional police and Rangers
Police said a man, identified as Amjadur Rehman, was shot dead in Golimar while he was present in a shop. While the security forces were busy investigating this murder, gunmen opened fire in the same area and killed Waseem Siddiqui, 45. He was shot dead at Liaquat Chowk.
Police found two bodies in gunny bags from Garden area. They were identified as Mola Bux and Bilal. The bodies were shifted to CHK. Body of an unidentified man was also found from Sohrab Goth area.
Police said a 27-year-old man identified as Asim was killed in firing in Old Haji camp. His body was shifted to Civil Hospital.
Meanwhile, police on a tip off conducted search operation in Clifton Block-9 and arrested three suspects including a police personnel.
On the other hand, three dacoits were killed and a policeman was injured in two police encounters in Moti Mehal, Gulshan-e-Iqbal and Nazimabad area.