ISLAMABAD:(APS)June 22, 2016-Renowned “qawwal” Amjad Sabri was shot dead in Karachi on Wednesday.
According to police, unknown assailants opened fire on his vehicle in Liaquatabad area. His friend was injured in the attack.
Amjad Sabri was the son of renowned qawwal Ghulam Farid Sabri.
President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif have strongly condemned the terrorist attack.
They prayed for eternal peace for the departed soul and strength to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss.
In a statement, the Prime Minister directed the authorities concerned to apprehend the culprits involved in the killing of Amjad Sabri and bring them to book.
He paid tributes to the services of Amjad Sabri for promotion of Qawwali in the country.
Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan and Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid also condemned the incident, and expressed sympathies with the grieved family.