Karachi: Three TikTok stars among four shot dead near Anklesaria Hospital

Syed Umarullah HussainiWeb Editor

02nd Feb, 2021. 10:56 am

At least four people including three TikTok stars shot dead on Tuesday near Anklesaria Hospital in Garden area of Karachi.

According to the Police, the gunmen opened indiscriminate fire upon a vehicle victims were traveling in.

Police said that the deceased include Muskan, Saddam Hussain, Amir and Rehan.

Amir was the resident of Patel Para, whereas Saddam and Rehan were the residents of Baldia Gulshan e Ghazi. However, Muskan was a single mother of a five year old child.

Police said that the woman lost her life at the spot, whereas the other three men tried to save their lives by running away from the scene, but got seriously injured with multiple shots.

Police said that the injured were shifted to the civil hospital, but they succumbed to the bullet injuries during treatment.

SSP City Sarfaraz Nawaz stated that, a woman and two men were the TikTok stars. Nine shells of the 9mm pistols were found from the crime scene.

The Police official was not sure about how many assailants were involved in the incident. “No eyewitness was identified as the incident took place early in the morning.” He addeed.

He said the further investigation is underway with the help of available of available CCTV footages.

It may be noted that on Monday a teenage boy in Faisalabad was crushed to death as he was making a TikTok video on the M-4 motorway. He died on the spot

Earlier on January 22, a young boy lost his life after being hit by a train as he attempted to shoot a TikTok video on a railway track in Rawalpindi.

Hamza, a resident of Noorani Mohalla, arrived at the railway track in Shah Khalid Colony to shoot a TikTok video. He attached his smartphone with his tripod and waited for a train.

As soon as he saw a train, he pressed the camera’s button and started walking alongside the railway track. The engine of the train gave horn but the boy ignored it and kept walking alongside the track.

However, the train’s engine hit him, causing a severe and fatal head injury to him.

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