Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Karachi: Several held in police, rangers operation
KARACHI: Police and rangers have carried out targeted operation in various areas of the metropolis, detaining several people on Tuesday.
According to the rangers, it launched operation in fisheries where the accused opened fire. On retaliation, an accused Shafi Pathan was killed while his two associates were arrested.
The rangers also carried out targeted operation in Orangi Town, apprehending seven alleged activists of banned outfit and recovering 22 types of weapons along with a hand grenade.
The rangers also operated in Ancholi society and Old Haji Camp.
Meanwhile, SSP West Asif Ijaz Shaikh said that the Ittehad Town police arrested an accused involved in the firing incident at police vehicle in Jamshed quarters.
SSP East Imran Shaukat said that 51 accused were arrested while 14 weapons were recovered from their possession in last 24 hours.
SP Korangi Irfan Mukhtar Bhutto said that two accused involved in the killings of two policemen were arrested from Zaman town.
Two accused involved in various crimes were also arrested from Lyari.
SP Clifton Sarfaraz Nawaz said that one dacoit was arrested from Hijrat Colony while another accused was arrested from Ittehad Commercial area.