According to details, police carried out a search operation in Lyari area during which gang war accused opened fired at the police party. Police returned the fire as a result two gang war operatives were killed. The dead gang war accused were identified as Baba Ladla group’s commander Naqeeb and Uzair Baloch group’s Mustafa. Police sources said that both the dead accused were involved in more than a dozen cases of target killings and extortion.
On the other hand, police arrested three accused during separate raids Lyari and Jinnah Hospital. Police sources said that the arrested persons were involved in hand grenade attack in Lyari.
Police also conducted an operation in Malir City area and arrested a gang war accused. A police spokesman informed that the arrested gang war accused was wanted by police in three murder cases.
Separately, Garden Police have also arrested two accused while three criminals were taken into custody during search operation in Pakistan Bazar area of Orangi Town.