KARACHI: The post-mortem of a toddler who was shot dead in an exchange of gunfire between police and suspects here near the city’s Safoora Chowrangi on Tuesday night was completed.
According to the post-mortem report from Jinnah Hospital, the fatal bullet entered Ahsan’s chest from the right side and exited through his back. The same bullet, it added, grazed his father, Kashif Raja, and wounded him.
The funeral prayers of the minor will be held today in Block 8 of Gulistan-e-Johar.
A first information report (FIR) has been registered against four unidentified persons at the Sachal police station on behalf of the toddler’s father, Raja. It includes the charges of attempted murder and involuntary manslaughter.
However, the bereaved parents explained that the FIR was not filed according to their wishes and that they were called to the police station and their signatures demanded.