KARACHI: Wali Khan Baber, reporter of Geo Television network was killed here on Thursday night by unidentified gunmen just a few paces away from Liaquatabad police station.
The deceased was returning home after a day long hectic coverage in Pehalwan Goth, Gulsitan-e-Johar, an area witnessing clashes between ethnic groups.
According to initial reports and hospital sources, he was shot in the head and upper torso from close range.
Interior Minister Rehman Malik has ordered investigation into the killing of a private TV Channel reporter.
Wali Khan Babar was shot dead by some unknown motorcyclists when he was on his way to home after work.
Interior Minister has directed IG Sindh to present report on killing of young journalist.
He expressed sympathy with bereaved families and prayed to Almighty Allah to grant eternal peace to the departed soul.