KARACHI: MQM leader Rashid Godil’s health is improving every day, Aaj News reported.
The hospital spokesman said that Godil’s health had improved, and he was eating through his mouth now. Godil also tried to walk a little today, he said.
However, his health will be supervised for a few more days, and he will not be released from the hospital till then, the spokesman said.
On August 18, unknown gunmen shot at him near Bahadurabad, as his car stopped at a signal.
Doctors said that five bullets hit his body, of which two hit his head, one his chest, one his neck and one his jaw. However, none of bullets have harmed any vital organs of his body.
His driver, Abdul Mateen, succumbed to his wounds and died.
His wife who was with him in the car remained unhurt.
Godil was on his way to the MQM headquarters, nine-zero to attend a meeting on the resignations that his party had rendered last week. A meeting had been organized at the party headquarters in the presence of JUI-F cheif Maulana Fazlur Rehman who had reached Karachi.
Godil is an elected MNA from Karachi NA-252 constituency.