Shia Community protests against killing of advocate and his two sons

May 28, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Karachi: Hundreds of people belonging to Shia Community staged a sit-in at Numaish Chowrangi against killing of a senior lawyer Kausar Saqlain and his two teenage sons in target killing incident in Mauripur early Tuesday morning.

A large number of people carrying the coffins of the three victims staged sit-in at Numaish Chowrangi and chanted slogans such as “Stop violence and stop killing of innocent people in the city”.

Meanwhile, the KBC and Sindh Bar Council condemned the murders and boycotted proceedings of the courts in SHC and District Court Malir. The legal fraternity also boycotted court proceedings in Karachi in protest against murder of their senior colleague and his two sons in brutal target killing incident.

It was pertinent to mention here that attackers fired multiple shots on the vehicle of lawyer Saqlain and managed to flee, killing him and his two sons.