All it took was three minutes: the ‘brutal’ murder of Dr Munshi

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All it took was three minutes: the ‘brutal’ murder of Dr Munshi

Anaesthetist, who was on trial for boy’s post-op death, was gunned down by a motorist who rear-ended his car

Senior reporter

Witnesses to the gunning down of Johannesburg anaesthetist Dr Abdulhay Munshi have described how a lone gunman pulled the trigger before speeding off in a getaway car – all within three minutes.

Munshi was shot five times moments after his black BMW was rear-ended by a motorist driving a dark grey Mercedes-Benz on Wednesday afternoon in Fairwood, near Orange Grove.

Facing a culpable homicide charge for the death of 10-year-old Zayyaan Sayed, who died at Netcare’s Park Lane Clinic in October 2019, Munshi was killed 5km from his luxurious home in Houghton Estate...

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