QUETTA: As reported by the Daily Times, Hamid Shakil, Quetta Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Operations said, at a press conference on Tuesday, that on Fazal Pirkani’s (abducted on June 25, freed last night, after a massive police operation) identification the police conducted a raid in Muhammad Shahi town in Saryab and arrested four accused on charges of kidnapping for ransom.
KARACHI: At least two people, Bachar (55) and Muhammad Waris (35), were shot at and injured during a clash between two rival gangs of criminals over the water supply dispute here Tuesday, The News reported Wednesday. Tension engulfed Lyari area after the firing incident.
SWABI: Police arrested at least three of the five alleged smugglers, including Shakil Ahmad as well as a woman, from a car bearing number ALT-256 and recovered from their possession 10kg charas and heroin respectively at the Kunda Mor, the Dawn News reported Wednesday. Two of the smugglers managed to escape the scene.
KARACHI: Some unknown persons riding motorbikes shot dead Tanvir in the Sau Quarter area of Korangi on Wednesday, taking the total number of target killings to 128 this month, the Daily Jang reported.
KARACHI: Abul Ala Jatoi, Judicial Magistrate (South) on Tuesday handed three-year imprisonment to Mohammad Idrees Bajwa for committing fraud in a diamond purchase deal, The News reported Wednesday.
LARKANA: The Larkana Police gunned down a notorious bandit, Mubeen Narejo, who had a head bounty of Rs2.5 million, within the precincts of Keti Mumtaz Police Station here Tuesday, the Dawn News reported Wednesday.
TIMERGARA: A woman, Shamim Bibi, was penalised for demanding divorce in Timergara on Tuesday when Farid Gul, her husband, along with his brother Bakht Zamin Gul shot her dead on the Timergara Bypass Road when she was returning home from the Timergara civil judge court, the Dawn News reported Wednesday. The Timergara Police told the Daily that Farid Gul had been nabbed with the weapon used in the crime.
LAKKI MARWAT: The Naurang Police arrested a person, Masood Khan, here Tuesday for killing his wife Nazia Bibi and then pronouncing it as suicide in Pitawi Kilay area, the Dawn News reported Wednesday.
DERA MURAD JAMALI: A gang of dacoits shot at a woman who was making hue and cry during robbery attempt in the house of Shair Ali within the jurisdiction of Levies Station Goth Sohrab Khan on Monday night, the Pakistan Observer reported Wednesday. The woman was rushed to the hospital where her condition was out of danger.
SUKKUR: A man, Ehsan Kato, made his wife, Basran Bibi, mother of two, take poison in the village of Azeem Kato in Mirpur Mathelo on Tuesday after having a quarrel over some domestic issues, the Dawn News reported Wednesday.