According to details, a heavy contingent of Rangers surrounded FC Area in Liaquatabad and blocked all the entry and exit points. A search operation is still underway in the vicinity.
Our correspondent Salman Lodhi quoted Rangers sources saying that the operation is being conducted upon an intelligence tip-off about the presence of criminal elements in the area.
He added that the paramilitary personnel are searching out houses and no one is allowed to leave or enter into the vicinity.
Earlier in the day, paramilitary personnel had rounded up several suspects during a raid in Azizabad area.