As per details, some unknown gunmen opened fire on lawyer Muhammad Idrees’s car near Islam Chowk in Orangi Town area.
Resultantly, Muhammad Idrees and his driver Nauman were critically injured. The victims were rushed to a private hospital but could not survive.
Lawyers have boycotted city courts to protest against the incident.
On the other hand, Police have arrested 15 suspected criminals during raids in Orangi Town. Heavy weapons were seized from their possession.
Member of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM)’s Rabita Committee Saif Yar Khan told the media that the driver was a party worker.
The worker, identified as Noman Shah, was shot six times while the lawyer, identified as Mohammad Idris, was shot four times. Idris was an MQM supporter, the Rabita committee member stated.
Khan also requested that the chief minister of Sindh and the governor of Sindh should take immediate notice of the attack.
He further stated that members of the MQM were being targeted continuously, adding that MQM’s back was being pushed against the wall. Meanwhile four other killings were also reported in the various areas of the city.