Heavy contingent of police and Rangers raided suspected localities of Lyari on a tip-off regarding presence of criminal elements. The targeted operation took place in Afshani Gali and Kalri area where criminals opened fire on law enforcers after witnessing arrival of LEAs contingent.
In retaliation fire, two gang war elements were killed, who were later identified as Rasheed and Mulla Mushtaq.
Police claimed that both the slain criminals were involved in various heinous crimes and wanted to police in different cases. Huge cache of weapons was also recovered from their possession.
Similarly, another criminal was gunned down in police encounter in Mosa Lane area.