KARACHI: Karachi police on Thursday released sketch of a man allegedly involved in the killing of prominent Qawwal Amjad Sabri in Liaquatabad area of Karachi. Utv Pakistan Report
According to the media reports the sketch was made with the help of eyewitnesses and it seventy percent resembles with the attacker.
Amjad Sabri was gunned down on Wednesday as he was heading to participate in a Ramazan transmission of a TV channel.
An eyewitness who was on the crime scene said that one gunman fired five shots on Amjad Sabri
A day after Amjad Sabri was gunned down, a high level meeting presided by Director General Rangers Sindh Maj Gen Bilal Akbar was held where the growing wave of terrorism in the city came under discussion.
During the meeting it was decided that in order to prevent target killing in the city an unbiased operation against all terrorists and their militant wings will be launched.
After the meeting DG Rangers Sindh met Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah at the CM House.
In the meeting Amjad Sabri’s murder came under discussion, sources said. The chief minister directed DG Rangers Sindh to step up the Karachi operation.
Rangers on Thursday took hold of CCTV footage from Sabri’s residence.
The geofencing of the incident was completed and police released a sketch of the suspect.
During the initial investigation, it was revealed that the ammunition used in the incident was never used before.
The case of the incident was not registered despite a lapse of several hours.