Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan worker died and a gardener was wounded in the Karachi firing incident on late Monday night.
In another Karachi firing incident at Union Council (UC) 6 office in New Karachi Sector 11-D, MQM-P worker was died. In addition, a gardener was also wounded.
According to sources, the armed suspects continued shooting at the office and then fled the scene of the crime. Both Shakeel Ansari and Azam were shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for emergency medical care but Shakeel succumbed to his injuries and passed away. However, Azam was said to be in a critical condition.
Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, the minister for information technology and the party’s convenor, reached the hospital, where he spoke to the media. Noting that the incident took place at the office of party members Khawaja Izharul Hasan and Usama Qadri, he criticised the government of Sindh, saying it had failed to ensure the safety of his party workers.