KARACHI - A lawyer was gunned down near Bagh Halar in the limits of Garden Police Station on Saturday. The deceased, Sardar Zulfiqar Kashimiri, used to practise at Sessions Courts and was also member of Karachi Bar Council. The unidentified armed men attacked him while he was on his way to office in his car. He sustained multiple bullet injuries and was shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) where doctors confirmed his death. He was survived three children and a widow. He hailed from Rawalpindi. Following the incident, a number of lawyers staged a protest demo outside the CHK and chanted slogans against the killing. The body was later handed over to the heirs after completion of legal formalities. Police registered an FIR against unidentified men on the complaint of victims relative Kashif Ahmed and started the investigation. The Karachi Bar Association and Malir Bar Association termed the murder of Kashmiri as target killing.