KARACHI: The former member provincial assembly of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Liaquat Qureshi has been shot dead at Abul Hassan Isfahani Road in Karachi on late Friday, SAMAA reported.
According to sources, some unidentified gunmen opened fire at Liaquat Qureshi while he was going through Abul Hassan Isfahani Road, leaving the victim critically injured.
Later, Qureshi succumbed to injuries while he was being shifted to hospital for medical attainment.
Police and rangers’ personnel have reached to firing site and placed a strict cordon around the area.
Police said that they have launched investigation into the incident.
Liaquat Qureshi was elected member provincial assembly on MQM’s ticket in 1997.SAMAA