KARACHI: At least three policemen were severely injured following a gun attack by unknown assailants despite ongoing targeted operation in Karachi, the metropolis of Pakistan.
The violent incident took place in densely populated Korangi area of the metropolis on Tuesday night linking with chain of attacks on police officials in the city.
Three police officials were badly injured but one of them succumbed to injures while being shifted to nearby hospital for treatment.
The deceased was identified as ASI Ibrahim while the injured officials include Raees and Imran who are currently under treatment.
Gang of terrorists on three motorcycles managed to flee from the location easily, however, heavy contingents of security agencies have been deployed in the area.
Rangers and Police personnel cordoned off whole area in order to commence a search operation for finding out the culprits involved in the attack.
It should be mentioned here that the violent attack was carried out just after minutes of AIG Police Karachi Ghulam Thebo’s announcement regarding appointments of 900 experienced former police officials in order to increase scope of Karachi operation.