Karachi: A Chinese national was shot dead and two others injured by unidentified gunmen who opened fire inside a dental clinic in Pakistan’s southern port city of Karachi on Wednesday .
Police said, in what is believed to be the latest targeted attack against them. SSP (South) Asad Raza said the attackers entered the clinic located in Karachi’s Saddar area pretending to be a patient, Dawn news reported.
He said that one person was killed and two injured persons, including a woman, were shifted to a hospital for treatment.
Later, police identified the victims as 25-year-old RonilD Raimond Chaw, 72-year-old Margrade and 74-year-old Richard. The police said that the condition of both the injured foreigners was critical as they had suffered bullet wounds in their abdomen.
Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah has ordered the immediate arrest of the attackers, saying such incidents were not tolerable, according to the official statement. He has also sought a detailed report from the Karachi Additional IGP. The incident is the latest in the recent spate of attacks on Chinese nationals in the country.