Karachi: Mufi Taqi Usmani and family survive assassination attempt
By: Ayaz Gul
Source: VOA News
ISLAMABAD — A prominent Islamic scholar in Pakistan survived an assassination attempt Friday that killed his two security guards and critically injured two other people, police said herunterladen.
Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani and his fellow cleric, Maulana Aamir Shahab, were traveling in two cars in the southern city of Karachi when unknown gunmen on motorbikes ambushed them and opened fire, senior police official Amir Farooqi told reporters battlefield 1942 free download. The assailants managed to flee, he said.
Farooqi added that Usmani’s wife also was traveling with him in the car, but both escaped uninjured go pro videos herunterladen.
In Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city, incidents of political, ethnic, militant and criminal violence routinely occur.
A spokesperson at one of the city’s main hospitals described Shahab’s condition as critical, saying he received “multiple bullet wounds in the head and chest and has been placed on a ventilator.”
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan strongly condemned the attack adobe typekit fonts.
“Scholars such as Mufti Usmani are assets to the country and the Islamic world,” a statement quoted Khan as saying. He instructed provincial authorities to bring the attackers to justice and enhance security of religions scholars downloaden wel.
Usmani, a former Supreme Court judge, is currently the head of Pakistan’s largest religious seminary of the Deobandi sect in Karachi englisch übersetzer herunterladen.