Karachi: 5 killed, 6 terrorists arrested
KARACHI: Five people, including a woman, were killed in different incidents of violence in Karachi on Tuesday whereas six alleged terrorists were arrested during an operation in the SITE area of the metropolis.
A former counselor and his son were shot dead near a hotel in Orangi Town’s Sabri Chowk. The victims were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital. Following the incident, panic spread in the area. Meanwhile, three bodies, including one of a woman, were recovered from the areas of Gulbahar, Memon Goth and Korangi Zaman Town. Separately, Crime Investigation Department (CID) personnel carried out raids in the SITE area of the city and arrested six suspected terrorists belonging to the banned militant outfit Lashkar-e–Jhangvi. Moreover, weapons were also recovered from the alleged terrorists’ possession.