One person killed in Karachi

Unidentified assailants shot dead a person and injured his two brothers on June 21 in Gulistan-e-Jauhar in the remit of Shahrah-e-Faisal Police Station in Karachi in Sindh. The deceased was identified as Abdul Wahab. Separately, a watchman was shot and injured in Block 17 of the same area.

Meanwhile, the Anti-Extremist Cell (AEC) of the Crime Investigation Department (CID) arrested a Tehreek-e-TalibanPakistan (TTP) militant from Kunwari Colony. The arrestee, identified as Azmatullah alias Asmatullah, is the brother Wahabullah, a TTP ‘commander’ for
North Waziristan in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). Asmatullah had played an important role in the Karsaz carnage of October 18, 2007 which claimed more than 140 lives of Pakistan People’s Party activists and injured hundreds others.