SP Lyari escapes attempt on life; attackers killed

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KARACHI: Lyari Superintendent Police, Aftab Nizamani on Wednesday survived an attempt on his life while two attackers were killed by police in retaliatory firing.

Police sources said that Nizamani was accompanied by his squad and patrolling in Chakiwara area of Lyari when unknown gunmen opened fire on his car.

“The officer remained unhurt while the two attackers were killed in retaliatory firing,” said Chakiwara SHO, Safdar Mashwani.

Identity of the deceased could not be ascertained immediately while the police claimed to have recovered two TT Pistols and two motorcycles from their custody.

Earlier a woman was injured in a grenade attack in the same area.


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