Nephew of ex-Senate chairman killed in armed clash in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Former chairman Senate Mohamamd Mian Soomro’s nephew was killed and three others were injured today, in an exchange of fire between two groups in Islamabad.

The firing incident took place in Islamabad’s Sector F 10-3 during the early hours of the day. According to police, Raja Arshad and Malik Tariq’s group had a clash, in which both parties resorted to firing.

The clash took Soomro’s nephew Malik Fahad’s life and left three injured, when the other party opened fire at their vehicle.

One wounded man was shifted to Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) in critical state.

Another clash occurred in the hospital premises before police arrived at the spot.

Police said that the reason behind the armed clash could not be ascertained.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>