Law enforcers arrest 14 suspects in Karachi operations
KARACHI: Rangers and police arrested 14 suspects during search and combing operations in different areas of Karachi in the wee hours of Saturday, ARY News reported.
The law enforcers conducted joint operations in Sachal area and Bhitaiabad and other adjacent areas of Karachi airport. Rangers also carried out search operation in sector F, Manzoor Colony area.
During door to door searching, they verified biodata of suspected persons.
Police said 14 suspects were detained during door to door searching. Police said they were released after verification of their biodata.
On February 28, at least nine suspected criminals were arrested in separate raids of Rangers personnel conducted in different parts in the metropolis.
According to Rangers Sindh spokesperson, the raids were conducted in Surjani, Nabi Bukhsh, Risala, Garden, Eid Gah and Saeedabad areas on Wednesday night.
The suspects were involved in different cases of robbery, street crimes and drugs smuggling. The spokesperson said that illegal weaponry, ammunition and stolen valuables were also recovered from the possession of the arrested persons.
Earlier on February 25, Sindh Rangers said the paramilitary force had arrested eight terrorists in Karachi affiliated with a political party.
Addressing a presser, Colonel Faisal of Sindh Rangers said the arrested suspects belonged to Mutahidda Qaumi Movement-London (MQM-L).