Qawwali maestro, scion of famed Sabri Brothers, Amjad Sabri left this mortal world, he succumbed to death after being shot multiple times by unknown bike assailants on Wednesday, while he was going to attend Iftar transmission of private TV channel.
The murder of such a high profile musician, whose talent is even acknowledged globally raised several concerns over the security measurements nationwide, especially Karachi.
Security personnel cordoned off the area and the initial investigation of the incident told, “The attackers used a 30-bore pistol and shoot Amjad Sabri five times. One of them bullet took Amjad’s life. After the shoot the attackers escaped through Hassan Square route.”
Amjad Sabri was to rest yesterday amid tears and sobs beside his father, Ghulam Farid Sabri, in Paposh Nagar graveyard, Karachi. Thousands of fans, followers , relatives gathered at the funeral and prayed for the departed soul.
The CCTV footage of the Amjad Sabri’s attackers before and after the attack was revealed by several news channels, which shows that unknown assailants fled away from the scene without any hindrance after attacking the Qawwali maestro. Rather than rushing away after opening fire violently, attackers moved slowly on bike.
Watch CCTV footage of Amjad Sabri’s killers before and after attack
It will be relevant to mention here that days before son of Sindh’s top judge was kidnapped from out of the shopping mall, the CCTV footage in this regard was also released but although yet now no major breakthrough has been made by the security officials over the incidents highlighting security fiasco.