At least five people including an uncle and a nephew were shot dead here on Sunday.
Reports have it that unidentified bikers armed with 9mm pistols targeted the victims, identified as Shahid Qadri, Saleem Qadri, and Amjad at a sweetmeat shop located in Cantt Bazaar on Drigh Road.
According to eyewitnesses, the assailants made their getaway without any difficulty after ‘successful’ drive-by shooting.
The dead bodies were shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) for autopsy.
In separate incidents of violence, a young man, Fahad, was gunned down at a medical store in Dastagir, while another man, whose identity remains unascertained, was shot and killed in Surjani Town.