Violent protest by MQM workers in Karachi, one killed

57bafe10432dfnews54sf54sf54MQM WorkersKARACHI: Violent protesters attacked an ARY News office in the Saddar area of the metropolis on Monday evening, which resulted in clash between police and the angry mob — killing one person and injuring several others.

Police later confirmed that “MQM workers pelted stones at police officials and the ARY office”, adding that they also resorted to aerial firing outside the office.

Head of Emergency at Jinnah Post-Graduate Medical Centre (JPMC) Dr Seemin Jamali said, “At least one person was brought dead [to JPMC] while several others were injured.” Dr Jamali later identified the deceased as Arif Saeed.