KARACHI: Unknown assailants on Friday night gunned down two local footballers in a stadium of Jahangir Road area of Karachi, TheNewstribe.com reported.
According to reports, deceased footballers were sitting in the stadium when unknown attackers opened fire.
SSP Jamshed Quarters, Akhter Farooq told TheNewsTribe that 30-year old Manzoor and 25 year-old Sameeullah were critically injured in the firing incident. Both were rushed to hospital, but succumbed to deadly wounds.
“Slain youngsters used to play football for a local club,” he added.
He further said police has recovered nine shells of a 9MM pistol from the spot, and they are investigating the reasons behind these killing.