Security tightened as relatives carry Khurram Zaki’s body to Sindh CM House

KArachi:Relatives of slain social activist Khurram Zaki while protesting against his killing are heading towards Chief Minister (CM) House alongwith the dead body.In wake of the protest police has sealed all the routes towards CM House by placing blockades and has tightened security.The roads going to Sadar from MA Jinnah Road has also been shut down.

(PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari while condemning the incident and expressing sympathy with the victim s relatives has ordered immediate arrest of the culprits.Zaki was shot dead on Saturday in North Karachi by unknown armed assailants as they opened fire on a hotel that Zaki was visiting. Two people were also injured in the incident.

Forensic teams reached the crime scene and collected evidence from the area.Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Central said that 19 bullet shells of a 9mm pistol have been recovered from the crime scene. Meanwhile an investigation of the incident has been started.

Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), Majlis Wahdatul Muslimeen(MWM) and other political and religious parties have also condemned the incident.


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