Nineteen people are injured, including a child and five women during aerial firing on New Year Eve in various different parts of Karachi.
As soon as the clock ticked Twelve, the celebratory aerial firing and fireworks began at various areas of Karachi. Aerial firing occurred in Ayesha Manzil, Liaquatabad, Federal B Area, Lines Area, Cantt Station, Naagin Chowrangi, North Nazimabad, Old Sabzi Mandi, Landhi, Korangi and Five Star Chowrangi.
Yesterday, Karachi police said that strict actions will be taken against the people who are found firing. Police arrested and scattered masses at different areas in the metropolitan city.
So far police have arrested six suspects and the cases have been filed against them too.
One person was killed and three injured after two cars collided near Baloch Colony. The injured were immediately taken to a nearby hospital. The deceased was later identified as Ahsan who was 20-years-old.