Nafeesa Shah rally attack suspect killed in encounter
31 October, 2012
SUKKUR: Azizullah Janwri, the prime suspect in Khairpur rally firing case, was killed in exchange of fire between his accomplices and police on Tuesday.
According to Sukkur Superintendent of Police (SP) Pir Muhammad Shah, the incident occurred during his shifting to Sukkur, when armed men attacked the police van and some accomplices of the prime suspect tried to get Janwri free from police custody which was resisted and he was killed in exchange of fire.
On October 7, seven people, including a journalist and six PPP activists, were killed and 10 others were injured in the armed attack on participants of the rally led by Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah's daughter MNA Nafisa Shah.