SHIKARPUR: The veteran landlord of Shikarpur district and the member of Sindh council of Pakistan Muslim League Functional (PML-F) Chaacha Ghulam Sarwar Soomro gunned down, when he was sting in his Ottaq situated at Siddiuqe Maari Muhalla here in the jurisdiction of Stuart gang police station Shikarpur on Saturday evening.
Some two unidentified armed men with TT Pistils entered the sitting place of Chaacha Ghulam Sarwar Soomro and open fires on him.
As a result of firing Chaacha Ghulam Sarwar Soomro was seriously injured who was later referred to civil hospital Sukkur after giving him medical first add Shikarpur civil hospital.
The injured Chaacha Ghulam Sarwar Soomro succumbed to his injures on the way before reaching at Sukkur hospital.
The attackers mad good their escaped from the scene of firing on their motorcycle.
The cause behind the murder could not be ascertained till this news was flashed.
The citizens of Shikarpur observed a protest strike against the murder of PML-F leader and senior social worker Chaacha Ghulam Sarwar Soomro.
THREE KIDNAPPEES FREED
SHIKARPUR: Shikarpur district police freed three kidnappees from the clutches of the kidnappers after an encounter from the Gharhi Tegho area on Friday late night.
Three persons named Imran Bhayo, Aftab Mahar and Danish Qureshi were kidnapped by some group of unidentified armed men from village Abido within the jurisdiction of Chak Police Station when they were on a walk usually in the evening time some two month ago.
Under the supervision of SSP Shikarpur Javeed Jiskani the special police team raided on the hideout of kidnappers near Gharhi tegho village and after encountering with outlaws recovered three kidnappees encoding Aftab Mahar, Danish Qureshi and Imran Bhayo from the hideout of kidnappers when they were shifting the kidnappees to some unknown place.
Besides, two suspected persons were also arrested along with weapons by police during the encountering. The names of the arrested persons could not be ascertained because the names of the arrested persons were kept in secret by police, for further investigation into the matter.
THE YOUNGSTER ELECTROCUTED
SHIKARPUR: One teenage boy named Adeel Alias Sonoo of 16, S/o Retired Excise Inspector Muhammad Yaqoob Shaikh was electrocuted when he touched with the live electric wire of his Keble system at his home in shaikh Muhalla here in shikarpur on Saturday.