Crackdown against criminal elements in Karachi continues as two accused were killed while another was arrested in two separate police encounters in the city on Monday. According to details, a police patrolling party asked two motorcycle riders to stop in Hangora Goth area near New Sabzi Mandi upon which the accused opened fire at the police party. Police returned the fire as a result both the accused were killed.

Police sources said that the identity of the dead accused is not yet known. Police have recovered arms from the dead accused and also seized the motorcycleSeparately, police have arrested an accused in injured condition after an encounter in Mominabad area of Orangi Town. Police sources said that the arrested person, Barkat, was wanted in a murder case.