17 involved in Karachi mini-bus burning: Report

17 people were involved in the recent Karachi burning of a mini-bus which left six dead.


Express August 17, 2011

KARACHI: A report investigating the recent burning of a mini-bus in Karachi says 17 people were involved in the arson.

Two arrests have been made in connection to the incident so far. Suspects Khanzada and Muhammad Shafi told investigators that about 17 people attacked the bus and identified some as well.

The police have started conducting raids and search operations to arrest the rest of the attackers.

The incident occurred near Keamari Fire Station on the night of August 12th and cost six passengers their lives. One person was burnt alive while the others were rushed to the burns ward at Civil Hospital. They eventually succumbed to their injuries. The mini-bus was one of seven vehicles that were torched that night.

 

COMMENTS (3)

Zee | 10 years ago | Reply

What is the Army waiting for? Pakistan lost the democracy quite some time back. This is ANARCHY gentleman. It is now the job and responsibility of the Army to take over and impose curfew and martial law. The politicians can pack and go back to their villas and fancy homes . . . they are Done for good!!!!!

xOYA | 10 years ago | Reply

@Tarique Saifullah: I agree the ARMY should come in now This is just tooo Much & this Govt has Failed

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