KARACHI: At least three persons, including a prayer leader, were killed in firing incidents across the city while a five kilogram bomb was defused in Sohrab Goth area, media reports on Thursday.
According to reports, the police foiled a terror bid; defuse the bomb in Gana Mandi area of Sohrab Goth.
In a firing incident, a prayer leader Mufti Nadeem Farooqui was deeply wounded at Jamshed Road No 3. He was taken to Liaquat National Hospital but he succumbed to injuries.
Two political activists were also gunned down in Chamcha Hotel, Orangi Town.
Bodies of both activists were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for legal formalities