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Dozens die after Karachi MP Raza Haider shot

At atomic 43 bodies accept been asleep in the southern Pakistani burghal of Karachi in abandon which erupted afterwards an MP was attempt asleep at a burial in a mosque.More than 100 bodies were additionally blood-soaked in the agitation that followed the afterlife of Raza Haider, of the MQM party.Our contributor in Karachi says the streets of the burghal are bare and aegis was bound afore his funeral.More than 300 bodies accept been asleep in political killings in Karachi this year, say animal rights organisations.Pakistan's Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has appealed for calm and ordered an analysis into the assassination.Police in Karachi say they accept arrested about a dozen suspects in affiliation with the murders.Karachi is close advanced of Haider's burial on Tuesday, with all schools shut in the burghal and in Hyderabad and Mirpurkhas, Lower Sindh province.There is acceptable to be little accessible carriage and few bodies are accepted to about-face up for work.