KARACHI- Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today issued orders for the formation of a judicial commission within a week's time to probe into the killing of MQM worker Sohail Ahmed.

Ahmed had been kidnapped from outside a mosque on December 15 from Bahadurabad. His body was identified at the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital.

"It needs to be looked into who's responsible for the killing of missing persons in Karachi," Nawaz said during a high-level meeting. "Whoever is responsible for these killings must to be brought to justice," Nawaz added. Nawaz said his government wants to see peace in Karachi.

"We want Pakistan Peoples Party and MQM to work together," he said. Sindh Governor Ishratul Ibad Khan and Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah attended the meeting.