At least six more people killed including two brothers in the ongoing violence spree in the metropolis, police said.
Body of Gul Muhammed alias Rehan Danger, the brother o deceased Muhammed Ayaz was found from Model Colony Old Railways Line area of Malir. He was tortured to death. The bereaved family said they were not at loggerheads with anyone.
Body of a man Abdus Sattar was found from Tibbet Center. Another limb-tied body was recovered form City Court. Both of them were friends and residents of Dalmia in Karachi.
An improvised explosive device (IED) planted at quarters of Ahmed Mill at a crossroads of Quaidabad, went off with a loud bang with the Rangers vehicle deployed nearby. The mobile was completely destroyed in the blast and four Rangers personnel including Lance Naik Sanaullah, Sepoy Nawaz, Qasim, Rizwan and a security guard Faiz Muhammed were injured.
The explosion made a hole in the wall of Ahmed Mill’s quarters with some damage to the check post as well. The glasses of nearby shops were smashed with the fierceness of the blast.
DSP Qamar Ahmed said it was a remote-controlled bomb blast.
Meantime, Quaidabad police registered the explosion case against unknown miscreants. It should be mentioned here that this is second remote-controlled blast within four days.