Karachi: 32 nabbed for rioting over land dispute
KARACHI: At least 32 suspects were taken into custody for rioting and aerial firing in Ferozabad area here on Saturday. Officials said that tension prevailed in the area after two groups restored to indiscriminate firing over possession of a plot. The clash began when both groups tried to encroach upon a 1,600 square yards plot situated in Modern Housing Scheme, PECHS, Block 7. After an exchanged of hot words, they started shooting at each other. Officials further said that the miscreants continued firing despite the arrival of law enforcers. Police detained 32 suspects from both groups besides confiscating their weapons. Sources said that a case was already being heard at the Sindh High Court for the possession of the plot.