One dead, policeman injured in separate attacks in Karachi

One civilian killed, two policemen injured


Our Correspondent January 06, 2017
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KARACHI: At least one civilian was killed and three others injured on Friday in separate incidents in Karachi's North Nazimabad area.

Police constable Muhammad Iqbal was injured when unidentified assailants lobbed a hand grenade at the premises of Taimuria Police Station.

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In a separate incident, in the same area, an exchange of fire took place between police and suspects of the grenade attack at Five Star chowrangi. 

A civilian, Ali Imran, died while en route to hospital for treatment. Meanwhile, a traffic warden identified as Bashir was also injured in the crossfire.


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IG Sindh AD Khawaja took notice of the incident and has directed DIG West to conduct a detailed inquiry into the incident.

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