Karachi [Pakistan], Jul 10 (ANI): A journalist working in a Pakistan-based totally news channel was shot useless right here on Tuesday nighttime over a private dispute, police said.
Mureed Abbas, an anchor who labored with Bol news, became killed outdoor a neighborhood cafe in Khayaban-e-Bukhari vicinity in the town.
Police stated that an assailant diagnosed as Atif Zaman opened fireplace on the journalist from a white-colored vehicle, consistent with Geo information.
The sunrise quoted South DIG Sharjeel Kharal as announcing that Abbas' pals stated he had a economic dispute with a person.
Jinnah post Graduate medical Centre (JPMC) executive Director Seemin Jamali stated Abbas turned into stated useless on the medical institution, including that the anchor had sustained multiple bullet wounds on the chest and stomach.
Abbas' friend, Khizar Hayat, was also shot in the equal incident. He was rushed to a non-public clinic, however succumbed to his accidents later, Kharal stated.
Later, the police reliable said that security forces caught the suspected gunman who become attempting to commit suicide while his residence changed into raided, consistent with The document.
The suspect shot himself in the chest and changed into shifted to a neighborhood health facility in a vital condition, Kharal said.
Taking cognisance of the incident, Sindh Inspector fashionable of Police (IGP) Kaleem Imam has directed the involved Deputy Inspector general (DIG) to publish a file in the matter.
The IGP has additionally asked the officials to conduct a forensic investigation of the proof accrued from the vicinity in which the capturing passed off. (ANI)