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IO in Mureed Abbas Murder Case Injured in Attack

KARACHI: A police official who was investigating in a case pertaining to the murder of anchorperson Mureed Abbas sustained serious injuries in a targeted attack.

Sub-inspector Ghous Alam was attacked by four gunmen on two motorbikes who opened fire at him when his vehicle stopped at a traffic signal in the Khudadad Colony neighborhood.

Alam who sustained serious injuries was admitted to Jinnah Hospital for medical treatment. According to SSP (investigation), he received a bullet in his face.

Reportedly, hours before the attack, Alam had arrested Adil Zaman, a prime suspect in the case.

Alam is posted at the investigation department of the South Zone police and was working on scores of major cases.