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Tuesday, March 03, 2015

MQM lawyer shot dead in Karachi

MQM lawyer shot dead in Karachi By Our Correspondent Published: March 4, 2015 Bukhari was amid the dealings of a missing persons case. PHOTO: IRFAN ALI KARACHI: Sindh High Court Advocate Ali Hasnain Bukhari and member of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s (MQM) Legal Aid Committee was shot dead near his home in Karachi’s Korangi area on Wednesday. Witnesses said armed motorcyclists attacked Bukhari as he was getting in his car to go to work. He was shot twice in the head, they added. Bukhari, who belonged to the Shia sect, was currently handling a missing persons case on behalf of the MQM. Read: Target killing: Bodies of three MQM workers found in Karachi His body was shifted to Jinnah Hospital and police have begun investigations into the incident. Read: Target killing: Lawyer shot dead in Karachi Target killing has been on the rise in the city and the recent implementation of the National Action Plan is aimed at eradicating all forms of terrorism from the country.

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