KARACHI, Jan 24: The torso of a woman was found on Saturday in the bushes at a desolate place in New Karachi.
The Bilal Colony police said that the torso was wrapped in a bedspread and found lying near the Masoom Ali Shah Mazar in Sector F-D.
It was shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for a post-mortem examination.
Hospital sources said that the doctors were unable to assess the age of the victim or her identity in the absence of her head and four limbs.
The police registered a case (FIR 20/2009) against unknown culprits under Section 320 (intentional murder) of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) on behalf of the state.