Abdul Habib Khilji who was a local leader of Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP), was being gunned down on Monday night near Sakhi Hassan roundabout in the port in Karachi city.
Detailing of the incident reveals that the excruciating act of murder took place near Sakhi Hassan area in Karachi. Sources reveal that an unknown crew of armed attackers has set fire at the deceased vehicle and killed him in the blink of an eye. Late Abdul Habib Khilji was also a member of Karachi chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI).
The spokesperson of the PSP has declared the victim was the party candidate form Sindh Assembly constituency PS-122 Karachi. He further expressed sympathies with the deceased adding that the party was concerning further information about the incident.
Syed Mustafa Kamal who is the chief of Pak Sarzameen party has also paid condolence to the bereaved family. He expressed grief and also condemned the “new wave of attacks on political workers” which is rampant these days. Here is the tweet,
مصطفیٰ کمال کی جانب سے عبدالحبیب خلجی کی شہادت پر افسوس کا اظہار۔ صوبائی حکومت سے واقع میں ملوث افراد اور سہولت کاروں کی جلد از جلد گرفتاری کا مطالبہ
— Pak Sarzameen Party (@PSPPakistan) February 18, 2019
Murad Ali Shah, the Chief Minister Sindh, has also taken serious notice of the incident. After seeking a report from the additional Inspector General Karachi, he has ordered the officials for the arrest of the perpetrators immediately.
Both Police and co party leaders are concerned about getting into the roots of the incidents. Necessary steps about finding the culprits are already under process.
Our sympathies are with the family of the deceased.