Amjad Sabri, Noted Sufi Singer, Is Gunned Down in Karachi

June 23, 2016 10:33 AM

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Amjad Sabri, Noted Sufi Singer, Is Gunned Down in Karachi

KARACHI — Thousands of mourners crowded the funeral procession of a beloved Pakistani singer on Thursday, a day after he was gunned down in an attack claimed by a faction of the Pakistani Taliban.

Amjad Sabri, 45, was one of South Asia's most popular singers of the "qawwali," Sufi devotional music that dates back more than 700 years.

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