Policeman, doctor among six shot dead in Karachi

Indo Asian News Service

Islamabad, Dec 12 (IANS) A policeman and a doctor were among six people gunned down in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, a media report said Wednesday.

Other victims of Tuesday's violence included Syed Bahawal Shah and his son Baqar Shah, both employees of the Customs Department. They were shot dead in Sherpao Colony of the city.

Two others, Abdul Ghaffar and Sohail, were killed in Metroville area, Geo News reported.

Police officer Mukhtiar Ghuman was gunned down in Ittehad area while he was on his way to a police station on his motorbike.

Gunmen also targeted doctor Zubair at his clinic in Zia colony.