Rangers official killed in firing

The body of the official was shifted to Murshid Hospital and Health Care Centre


​ Our Correspondent September 21, 2019
PHOTO: FILE

KARACHI: A Rangers official was killed in a firing incident on the Naval Colony bridge, in the jurisdiction of Mochko police station. The body of the official, identified as 42-year-old Lance Naik Mir Afzal, was shifted to Murshid Hospital and Health Care Centre. Initial investigation has revealed that Afzal, dressed in plain clothes, was returning home, in Musharraf Colony, after duty, when he was shot in the stomach. He was shot while possibly putting up resistance to robbers. When contacted, Mochko Police SHO Arshad Janjua said that he wasn’t aware of the incident and was gathering information about it.  

Published in The Express Tribune, September 21st, 2019.

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