KARACHI: A kid died and at least 16 people were wounded in aerial firing during New Year celebrations in different parts of Karachi on night between Friday and Saturday.
According to details, 16 persons sustained injuries when some citizens resorted to aerial firing to welcome the new year of 2022 in Korangi, Landhi, Liaquatabad, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, North Nazimabad, Azizabad, Old Golimar, Darakhshan and other parts of the metropolis.
The injured were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, Civil Hospital and Jinnah Hospital for treatment. Rescue sources said that women and children were also among the injured.
Meanwhile, a kid who got injured in Khawaja Ajmeer Nagri scumbbed to his bullet wounds.