KARACHI May 7: A teenager girl was shot dead during a clash over hoisting of a party flag in North Nazimabad on Tuesday, said Shahrah-i-Noorjehan police.
Some party workers were trying to put up their party flag on a building in Block-T of North Nazimabad but their attempt was resisted by a private guard posted there.
The police said that the initial altercation between them turned violent when one of them opened fire. As a result of firing, 14-year-old Uzma, daughter of Sarwar, who was passing through the area sustained bullet wounds, said SHO Nisar Lodhi.
She was taken to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital where doctors pronounced her dead.
A young man was gunned down in the Pakhtunabad area of Manghopir on Tuesday, police said.
They added that Imran, 26, was targeted near his home in a drive-by shooting.
Shooting near Zamzama
A man was shot at and wounded near Zamzama Park, police said.
They added that Qamar Abbas, 28, was shot at and wounded when he tried to resist an armed robbery.