KARACHI: One person was killed and another injured after policemen opened fire on a vehicle near Cantt Station in Karachi, capital of the Sindh province, ARY NEWS reported on Friday.
The victim has been identified as 40-year-old Nabil Hoodbhoy. His friend, the man who was injured in the attack, has been identified as Raza Imam.
The incident occurred in the wee hours on Friday and initially, the Karachi police claimed that they chased a vehicle and opened fire on it after the driver sped it away despite repeated warning shots.
However, the injured Raza Imam, who is linked with trade business, told police in his statement that he and his friend Nabil were returning to home after having a dine-in at a local restaurant in Khadda Market area of the city.