At least one person was killed in an early Monday morning shootout at Malir River. Abdul Malik Bengali was killed when gunmen opened fire at a police team which had reached the spot to arrest accused Faisal Bengali and Imtiaz Rind. Retaliatory fire by police killed Abdul Malik, SSP Korangi said.

Abdul Malik who the police arrested earlier that day accompanied the team, SSP Korangi said. Imtiaz and Faisal escaped and police is on a lookout for them.