KARACHI (Neo Web Desk): Sindh Rangers on Friday claimed to have arrested multiple alleged criminals including target killers in a surgical operation conducted in Landhi-VI area of Karachi.
According to a press statement issued by the Rangers’ spokesperson, a precise raid was conducted on Thursday night in Landhi-VI after information was obtained about the presence of wanted criminals taking shelter in the area.
The statement stated that the arrested were activists of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM).
According to the spokesperson, those arrested included Aqil and Nasiruddin who were said to be the in-charge and Joint in-charge of MQM’s Unit 84 respectively, have alleged involvement in numerous target killing cases.
The accused are close accomplices of Salim Inqilabi and Manzoor Lamba, the suspected target killers, spokesman said.
Rangers also arrested Sajid, an active worker of MQM, on charges of smuggling weapons, said the Rangers news release.
Another individual, Ghayas Uddin, who was arrested will be freed because he has no criminal record, said the spokesman, the statement said.