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‘MQM-London target killer’ arrested in Karachi

KARACHI: Pakistan Rangers Sindh on Thursday announced the arrest of a notorious target killer from Karachi's Saeedabad area, ARY News reported. According to a statement issued by Rangers' spokesman, the paramilitary force arrested at least eight suspected criminals during raids across the city including a "target killer associated with Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) London". The "target killer" named Rehan was arrested with another suspected terrorist Shahrukh from Saeedabad area of the city. The paramilitary force…

MQM’s alleged target killer Raees Mama arrested from Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: The International Criminal Police Organisation (Interpol) has arrested an alleged target killer, Raees Mama, in Malaysia. Mama is said to be affiliated with the militant wing of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), who was finally collared by the Interpol in Malaysia. The alleged hitman is expected to be handed over to Pakistani authorities soon. Mama is considered to be a prime suspect of May 12 incident, wherein 40 people lost their lives in Karachi. The suspect is facing more than 50 criminal cases.…

Suspected target killer shot dead in Karachi shootout

KARACHI: A suspected target killer was shot dead while another escaped after a shootout with the personnel of Special Investigation Unit (SIU) of police, ARY News reported on Tuesday. Police officials said the SIU personnel carried out a targeted raid in Korangi area. On seeing the police, the suspects opened fire at them, they said, adding that the police returned fire and in an ensuing encounter, suspect Abid was killed while his accomplice managed to flee from the scene. Police officials claimed Abid was involved in…

Police nab three including target killer in Karachi

KARACHI: Police on Friday arrested three alleged criminals including a target killer in a raid at Surjani Town area in Karachi, ARY News reported. Police said Asif was part of a target killing team, and his job was to reconnaissance. He was involved in four killing incidents and several extortion activities. According to police, the criminal has confessed to killing a political party worker in 2011 in Surjani Town, one Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) worker in Chishti Nagar and a Pan shop vendor in 2012. Read More:…

Rangers arrest Karachi University’s assistant registrar

KARACHI: Pakistan Rangers Sindh arrested Assistant Registrar of Karachi University in an operation on Thursday, ARY News reported. The paramilitary force raided University of Karachi and apprehended Assistant Registrar Arif Haider for his alleged affiliation with London wing of a Karachi-based political party, sources said. The arrested university official was shifted to an unknown location for questioning. The paramilitary also arrested four suspected persons including a political worker in raids in Korangi, Jamshed…

Eleven including Afghan citizens arrested in Karachi raids

KARACHI: Eleven people including two Afghan citizens were arrested in overnight police raids across Karachi, ARY News reported. Police in New Town arrested an alleged target killer reportedly involved in the killing of two people. Police said the suspect Sajad belonged to a political party. Weapons were also recovered from his possession. Also, Preedy police arrested four people belonging to a political party, and recovered four pistols and two improvised bombs from their possession. The suspects are alleged to be…

Woman among seven suspects held in Karachi raids

KARACHI: Police arrested seven suspects during raids in different areas of Karachi on Friday night, ARY News reported. According to Police, a suspect Asim was arrested with weapons and a stolen motorcycle from Soldier Bazaar area. Law enforcers nabbed two robbers named Umair and Irfan near Teen Hatti Bridge. Two pistols along with a motorbike were seized from the arrested dacoits. Mominabad Police rounded up four suspects including an alleged hitman. The arrested men were identified as Riaz, Yasmeen, Ikhlaq alias…

Karachi: CTD arrests target killer from Korangi

KARACHI: Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) personnel arrested a target killer from Korangi area of Karachi, ARY News reported. CTD Civil Lines in a raid in Korangi arrested hit-man Asif alias Halaku with arms in his possession. Alleged target killer is presently said to be affiliated with Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP). Accused Halaku had joined MQM in year 2008 and became a member of the gang of killers headed by Junaid alias Bulldog in 2010, police sources said. The accused killed a worker of MQM-Haqeeqi Amir and a…

Target killer confesses to killing 18

KARACHI: The alleged target killer of a political party arrested from Tipu Sultan area of Karachi had confessed to killing 18 persons, ARY News reported. Hamid Ghori said he started target killing in 2009 after he was given a key post by his party. He targeted 18 persons in different areas of the metropolis, he said. This was revealed in an interrogation report availed by ARY News. He confessed that he killed New Karachi’s Sector member of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM). “We used to have clash with MQM over funds,…

Over 25 suspects arrested from Karachi

KARACHI: More than 25 suspects were rounded up by Police in raids across Karachi, ARY News reported on Sunday. Two suspects robbers were arrested in an injured state following an encounter at Gulshan-e-Iqbal Block-6. Stolen motorcycles, four mobile phones and stolen items were recovered from the nabbed looters. Police took 22 suspected criminals into their custody after an operation at Durakhshan area of Karachi. An alleged target killer was apprehended from the jurisdiction of Tipu Sultan Police Station. He…