Huge cache of arms re­cov­ered in Tal­iban com­man­der hide­out raid

Pakistan Observer - - KARACHI CITY - OUR REPORTER

KARACHI—Po­lice in the Manghopir area ear­lier Monday morn­ing swooped down upon a Tal­iban com­man­der hide out in Pir Mohd Goth of Sul­tan­abad area, which has served as the hide-out of Tal­iban com­man­der Mul­lan Ah­san­ul­lah Mehsood and re­cov­ered huge qual­ity of arms and am­mu­ni­tion.

The area SSP, Pir Mo­ham­mad dis­closed that the raid was con­ducted on a tip-off. A con­tin­gent of 34 per­sons were taken into cus­tody, while four sub-ma­chine guns, two ri­fles, 30 pis­tols, 4,800 round of bul­lets, 6 rocket launch­ers, and eight hand grenades were also seized.

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