Weapons suppliers arrested in Karachi
KARACHI: The Crime Investigation Department (CID) has busted a suspected gang of arms suppliers and seized a huge cache of weapons, ammunition and fake licence books.
The suspected gang was involved in providing illegal weapons to different gangsters with the assistance of some legal arms dealers in Karachi, disclosed SSP of the CID Mazhar Mashwani in a press conference at his office on Wednesday.
He said that the arrested suspects had been identified as Shahzado Bhalkani and Dhabani alias Rabbani.
The SSP said that the gang was busted in a raid conducted at the Cantt Station near the Mehran Hotel. The police recovered seven rifles of 12 bore, seven fake arms licence books and several rounds.
The gang had links with different ethnic, political, sectarian and terrorist groups in Karachi, the police officer said.