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7 shot dead 
in Karachi 
on first day 
of Ramadan

(Our Correspondent) / 22 July 2012

KARACHI — The incidents of target killings and violence continued in Karachi even on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan and at least seven people were shot dead and many injured including a police officer on Saturday

Two men were gunned down in the troubled Sohrab Goth and several injured when two groups clashed over what police described as ‘land dispute’. Other fatalities took place in Landhi, New Karachi Town and Sherpao Colony.

Later in the day a CID official Israr Awan and his bodyguard were injured when unidentified armed men opened fire on their van in Patel Para while they were on their way to office.


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