KARACHI: The police have not yet found a clue to the assassination of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s senior vice president of Sindh chapter Zehra Shahid Hussain who was gunned down in Karachi late on Saturday.
Imran Khan has blamed the killing of Zehra Shahid on MQM chief Altaf Hussain who denied responsibility, condemned the killing and demanded a retraction from Khan.
MQM also sue Imran Khan for Rs50 billion for defaming Altaf Hussain.
The PTI and MQM, which have locked horns after May 11 general elections, announced protests and counter protests in Karachi today.
Zara was gunned down on Saturday night in Karachi, drawing strong reaction from the PTI whose candidates have secured majority of votes in Sunday’s reelection in 43 polling stations of NA-250 constituency of Karachi.
According to the postmortem report, she was shot in head from close range and died owing to excessive bleeding.
The case of his murder has not so far been registered by the authorities. –