Unknown assailants opened fire on Samaa TV channel’s Digital satellite news gathering (DSNG) van on Sunday near Karachi’s KDA Chowrangi.
In the attack, an Assistant Engineer known as Taimur was killed, who was present at that time in the vehicle.
Sources said that armed attackers on motorcycles opened fire on the van from behind.
The assistant engineer was initially injured in the attack, however, he later gave up to his injuries.
Police reached the site of attack and started investigation.
In a separate incident earlier, a cracker attack took place on an armoured police vehicle near Five Star Chowrangi. No loss of life was reported in the incident.