Karachi: Ancholi blasts: Owner of 1 of 2 motorbikes arrested
KARACHI: A vital progress was achieved in the investigations of Ancholi bombings when the city police arrested an owner of one of the two motorbikes used in the sabotage activity late Friday. The search for owner of the other motorcycle is in progress, for which different places are being raided.
According to police sources, both motorcycles hail from a single company with no complaint lodged against their snatching or stealing.
Meantime, the clues were garnered from the blast site. According to bomb disposal squad, there was a distance of 100 yards between the position of the two motorbikes used by the saboteurs. There were four kilograms of explosives with ball–bearings rigged to each bike.
According to SSP Central Amir Farooqi, a case against the double blasts has been registered at Samanabad Police Station under the clauses of Anti-Terrorism Act with government as complainant.
The funeral prayer of Salik Jaffery—a victim in Ancholi tragedy, was held at Rizvia Imambargah and of Rizwanul Haq at Muhammedi Masjid located in Ancholi.