(PAKISTAN STATE TV)
At least 23 people have been killed in different incidents during last 24 hours in Karachi.
Firing still continues in different areas of Karachi while 6 more people have been killed in the fresh violent incidents. According to police, some unknown people gunned down Noor Alui and Shakeel near zoo in Garden area while Najeeb Khan was also murdered by unknown people. In another incident, some unknown motorcyclists opened fire on a car near Chorangi on University Road and killed Malook Mula and Mehboob Jiskani. Police said that both the victims were active workers of a political party. Meanwhile, Abdul Wahid was shot dead when a car was targeted in Gulistan-e-Johar and Abbas was killed in Town Sector No 36. On the other hand, firing continued the whole night in Orangi Town, Qasba Colony and the adjacent areas. Firing continues between the rival groups in these areas despite deployment of police commandos and Rangers. The residents of the area have been confined within their houses for last two days.
In Upper Dir, four Afghan terrorists were killed and three arrested in clashes with local Aman Lashkar in Barawal and Nusrat Dara.
Two members of the Lashkar also martyred and two other wounded in the clashes.