Dacoit killed, several arrested in different operations in Karachi


A dacoit was killed and several others including workers of a banned outfit were arrested during operations conducted by the Police and Rangers in different areas of the provincial capital.

A dacoit was killed in a Police shootout in Sher-Shah while 3 others managed to escape. Police said that the accused were looting a shopkeeper.

Meanwhile, Police arrested an injured suspect namely Aleem after a shootout in Pakistan-Bazar in Orangi area. Police recovered hand grenade and weapons from the possession. The suspect said to have links with a banned organization.


In another incident, Rangers conducted a raid in Malir, and arrested 4 suspects.

Police conducted a search operation in Garden-Shoe-Market on a tip of arrested suspect namely Arshad Qureshi and recovered weapons from a shop.

In another search operation in Sohrab-Goth, Police arrested 45 people and recovered illegal weapons and drugs. Later, 43 people were released after investigation.