At least five persons were killed while two others sustained seriously injuries on Tuesday in different incidents of violence in the city.
According to police, a man was killed in the firing incident near Banaras area. The deceased was identified as 40-year old Adam Khan and 25-year old Shaukat was killed while two others received injuries near Dhobi Ghat area of Garden.
Another man named Kamran Saeed was gunned down in Liaquatabad No. 10 while a 45-year old city warden Nadeem was killed in Orangi Town No. 10 area.
In another incident, dead body of 35-year old Arif was found hanging from a hospital in Azizabad Block 1 area.