Unknown gunmen on motorcycles opened fire on Hamid Mir in Karachi today, injuring the senior reporter and television anchorperson. Reports said the incident took place on Sharae Faisal near Natha Khan area when the gunmen opened fire on his vehicle around 5:30pm.
The journalist was on his way to his office from the airport when he was attacked. The journalist received two gunshots wounds and was rushed to a private hospital in a state of unconsciousness.
Mir is now reported to have regained consciousness and hospital admin say his condition is out of danger.