KARACHI: Gunfire shots were reportedly heard near a private university, located in Karachi’s Peshalwan Goth area.

According to our sources, security forces have reached the site, cordoned off the area and a search operation is under way around the university campus.

However, university officials deny reports of any firing on the campus.

“I am speaking from the campus and I can assure you that no shooting has taken place here,” an official said.