Karachi: 4 nabbed for killing ANP activists
KARACHI: The law enforcement agencies (LEAs) on Thursday detained four miscreants in a search operation at Pehalwan Goth to maintain peace in Gulistan-e-Jauhar.
According to sources, the search operation was initiated after the target killing of three activists of Awami National Party (ANP) – Khayal Wazeer, Saleem Khan and Shahid Ghani at Pehalwan Goth on Wednesday.
They said ANP had nominated its rivalry Pukhtoons’ criminal group led by Muddasir Chief for the said killings and a search operation was kicked off to maintain peace in the area.
They said that heavy contingents of Rangers and police, led by DIG East Commander Shaukat along with SP Gulshan Town Naeem Sheikh and SP Shah Faisal Town Dr Farooq, had cordoned off the said area at around 2pm and started a search operation.
SP Naeem Sheikh while talking to this scribe claimed to have arrested Pir Nizamuddin, Qurban, Kamran and Saleem during the search operation and recovered two Kalashnikovs, two TT pistols and some 100 rounds from their possession.