Karachi: Rangers round up 20 suspects
KARACHI: Rangers personnel arrested 20 suspects, including Lyari gang war elements and politically–affiliated target killers and extortionists, on Sunday.
According to a Rangers spokesperson, the arrests were made during targeted raids in Baldia Sector 9, Lyari, Scout Colony, Sherpao Basti, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Ranchore Lines, Yousaf Afrani Goth, Hasanabad, Mominabad, Mujahid Colony and in the Rahimdad Hotel area.
A few of the arrests were made during snap checking in Murtaza Chowrangi, Pakistan Chowk and Azeempura. A number of the arrested men belong to groups actively involved in the Lyari gang war, while many also have known political affiliations. A large quantity of weapons was also recovered from their possession.