LAHORE: According to a local news channel, Shakir Rizvi the senior advocate gunned down by the unknown motorcyclists in Lahore.
The senior advocate and lawyer was on his way with associate lawyer when unknown shooters came on bikes and gunned down the Shakir Rizvi near Jain Mandir Lahore. They tried to stop his car near Jain Mandir, as he didn’t stopped, so they shoot on his car, as the screen of car also received the bullet shots.
Shakir Rizvi rushed to the Sir Ganga Ram hospital in injured condition, but succumbed to his injuries.
Shakir Rizvi advocate accompanied by his associate lawyer came out of his chamber for going to the court in regard to a case and as soon as his car reached near the Jain Mandir some unknown motorcycle riders forced the car to stop and dragging Shakir Ali Rizvi out from the car shot him point blank and fled away. The injured lawyer was rushed to the Gangaram Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
Police have registered the cause against the shooters or unknown persons, and Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial of Lahore High Court has ordered the IG Punjab to expedite the process for arresting the culprits and demanded for a report in 24 hours regarding the murder of advocate or lawyer. The Chief Justice showed mourning over the murder of lawyer Shakir Rizvi and said that the law and order situation is not good in the city, so it is a part of police negligence that the senior lawyer has gunned down.