Karachi: Suspected killer of clerics arrested
KARACHI: Law enforcement agencies on Wednesday arrested a main suspect wanted in the killing of three clerics on January 31 in Tipu Sultan police limits. He is said to be affiliated with a political party, The LEAs raided a place in Delhi Colony in the Frere police area and arrested an alleged targeted killer and on his disclosure raided Lines Area and arrested the suspect, Nadeem, and recovered three Kalashnikovs and two 9MM pistols.
The LEAs personnel also raided various places in PECHS Block 2 and Khudadad Colony and demolished all the barriers and arrested a number of activists of a political party during a house-to-house search operation. Mufti Abdul Majeed Deenpuri, 60, Mufti Muhammad Saleh and Maulana Hassan Ali Shah were gunned down in broad daylight in their Hi-roof (CT–7956).