KARACHI: Police have released an investigation into the homicide of a television anchorperson and his friend over a economic dispute allegedly by their business associate who later attempted to take his personal life on Tuesday night time.

officers stated on Wednesday that FIRs referring to the double murder and attempted suicide were registered and a unique group were formed to analyze the matter.

Mureed Abbas, 34, anchor­man or woman of Bol television, and his pal Khizar Hayat, 45, were gunned down by way of Atif Zaman at separate locations in the remit of Darakhshan police.


Later, when a police birthday party reached the residence of Atif Zaman, he tried to commit suicide.

“The suspect, Atif Zaman, had shot himself inside the coronary heart and got admitted to a non-public hospital wherein his condition become enhancing,” said SSP South Sheeraz Nazeer.

Quoting the docs, SSP Nazeer stated that Zaman’s heart become no longer broken and his arteries were no longer affected.

The police officer stated that Khizar, Abbas and Atif had been friends and business companions, but the monetary dispute precipitated animosity among them.

At around 8.25pm on Tuesday, Madadgar-15 police acquired a name from one Zain, who said that a man had suffered gunshot wounds.

The police rushed to the spot in which the witness advised them that the man (Khizar) obtained bullets in Khayaban-i-Bukhari. Khizar became taken to a clinic close to Bilawal residence in which he changed into pronounced dead.

around 1/2 an hour later, the police obtained every other name from one Mudassir Iqbal who stated there have been gunshots aimed at Mureed Abbas at Khayaban-i-Bukhari. The police rushed to the spot. He changed into taken to a health facility but he died on his way.

in keeping with the SSP South, performing on an intelligence record and technical help, the police rushed to the residence of Atif Zaman at Nishat commercial and cordoned off the region.

“The police celebration reached the building and knocked at the door of Atif’s condominium on the 0.33 floor. A gunshot was heard from inside the flat and it became Atif who tried to commit suicide,” stated the officer.

The SSP said Atif became taken to a nearby private hospital. His health turned into enhancing, he introduced.

Darakshan police have registered two FIRs – one against Atif beneath section 302 of the Pakistan Penal Code on a grievance of Mureed Abbas’s wife and the alternative in opposition to Atif for trying to devote suicide.

published in sunrise, July 11th, 2019