Karachi: 2 torture cells found in Lyari, 8 detainees freed
KARACHI: Rangers on Sunday unearthed two torture cells in Karachi’s Lyari town and got freed eight allegedly detained people after a search operation in the area, SAMAA reported. On a tip off, officials said, heavy contingents of Rangers surrounded the Dubai Chowk area in Lyari, closing all entry and exit points of the locality as part of the search operation. The Rangers man raided two tortures cells and got freed eight detainees kept there in fetters, recovering torturing equipments from the underground dungeons.
Meanwhile, police shifted 23 prisoners of banned outfits from Karachi’s central prison to Hyderabad in the wake of terror threat. Violence continued in the city till late Saturday, with three more people gunned down in different areas of financial hub of the country.