HYDERABAD : A sector in-charge of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) was shot dead by unknown assailants here on Wednesday. 

According to the Hali Road police, 45 years old veterinary doctor Naushad Aijaz was killed in Hali Road area when he was returning home after dropping off his children at a school. Unidentified assailants riding a motorbike shot at the MQM-P’s worker near his house as he stepped out of his car.

He was rushed to Liaquat University Hospital where he was pronounced dead The MQM-P’s elected representatives and local leaders also reached the hospital.  Dr Naushad sustained 3 bullets in his chest and face.

He is known to be a close aide of MQM-P’s deputy convener MNA Dr Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui.

The incident’s FIR has also not been lodged so far.